Shorter Novels Volume I, Elizabethan and Jacobean: Jack of Newberie, Thomas of Reading, The Unfortunate Traveller and Carde of Fancie (Everyman's Library #824)

By: SAINTSBURY, George (introduction); HENDERSON, Philip (notes)

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A 1929 First Everyman's Library edition, offering four shorter 16th and 17th century English novels. Includes: Jack of Newberie and Thomas of Reading by Thomas Deloney, Carde of Fancie by Robert Greene, and The Unfortunate Traveller by Thomas Nashe. With a general introduction by George Saintsbury, and notes by Philip Henderson. With facsimiles of all four original title pages. Number 824 in Everyman's Library Fiction series. --- In "Shield Era" binding style 2, full carmine cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations, blindstamped J. M. Dent vignette to front cover, dark topstain. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With a little sunning to spine, otherwise a clean, unmarked, firmly-bound copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xxiii, 356 pages

Title: Shorter Novels Volume I, Elizabethan and Jacobean: Jack of Newberie, Thomas of Reading, The Unfortunate Traveller and Carde of Fancie (Everyman's Library #824)

Author Name: SAINTSBURY, George (introduction); HENDERSON, Philip (notes)

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Everyman's Library Editions,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1929

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 81744