Category: Essays


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Southward Ho! And other Essays

By: Jackson, Holbrook

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent,

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Hardback, 176mm x 98mm brown cloth boards, gilt titles, , 216pp. Good +/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Book is a little darkened and worn around edges, else clean and tight with minimal wear. Wayfarers' Library edition - first thus from after 1914? - of 26 essays on sundry subjects by Jackson, including political issues of the pre-WW1 period. Catalogue: Essays. Keywords: socialism, fabian, change View more info

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Essays of Elia / Last Essays of Elia

By: Lamb, Charles ; Birrell, Augustine

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London / New York, J.M. Dent / E.P. Dutton, 1954

Edition: first thus

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Hardback, 186mm x 122mm maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, xviii prelims, 332pp. plus index, Good +/Good +++. Owners inscription. Book has been handled, with foxing to right block edge only. Else clean and tight. Dustwrapper (now protected and secured) is bright anhd clean with minimal wear. Latter-day reprint of 1906 Everyman's Library edition of two famous collections of essays by Lamb originally published in 1823 and 1833. Introduction by Birrell. Catalog... View more info

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Essays and Belles Lettres

By: Macaulay, Thomas Babington; Grieve (M.A., B.D.), A.J. (ed)

Price: £13.50

Publisher: London / New York, J.M. Dent / E.P. Dutton,

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Hardback, 175mm x 110mm maroon soft leather binding, gilt titles, , xi, vii prelims, 669, 669pp. plus index, Good/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Books have been well read, block edges worn, wear and scuffing to leather edges and corners. A two-volume collection of shorter literary works by Macaulay, edited by Grieve and published in the Everyman's Library in 1907-08. Catalogue: Essays. Keywords: Hallam, Temple, Milton, Hampden View more info