A Century of English Essays: An Anthology Ranging from Caxton to R. L. Stevenson & the Writers of Our Own Time (Everyman's Library #653)

By: RHYS, Ernest; VAUGHAN, Lloyd (selectors)

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Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


A 1928 reprint of the 1913 issuance. An Everyman's Library edition offering short essays by a wide variety of noted English authors, such as William Caxton, Shakespeare, Bacon, Chesterton, Belloc, Robert Louis Stevenson and many others. Earlier printings of this edition entitled "A Century of English Essays: From Caxton to Belloc." Essays selected by Lloyd Vaughan and Ernest Rhys, the latter supplying an introduction. Everyman's Library catalog no. 653, in their Essays series, edited by Mr. Rhys. --- In Shield Era curved back binding style 2, full orange ribbed cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped Reginald Knowles-designed spine titling & decorations, blindstamped J. M. Dent vignette to front cover, with black topstain and fancy Knowles woodcut art at title page, frontis and endpapers. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owner's signature and pencilings to endpapers and a little looseness to back cover, otherwise a clean, sound copy.; 16mo - 6 to 7 in. tall; xiii, 474 pages

Title: A Century of English Essays: An Anthology Ranging from Caxton to R. L. Stevenson & the Writers of Our Own Time (Everyman's Library #653)

Author Name: RHYS, Ernest; VAUGHAN, Lloyd (selectors)

Categories: >>Everyman's Library Editions, >>Philosophy/Psychology/Thought,

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1928

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

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