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A Century of English Essays - An Anthology Ranging from Caxton to R. L. Stevenson & the Writers of Our Own Time

Author: Ernest Rhys, editor
Price: $12.00
Publisher: J.M. Dent / Everyman's Library
Publisher Location: London
Book Condition: Good
Pub Date: 1913
Printing of 1929, first published in the Everyman's Library in 1913. Some shelf wear to tips, corners and edges of the book, previous owner's name to the front endpaper, else clean and unmarked. Orange cloth, single cartouche to spine, no. 658. From the introduction: "This is a book of short essays which have been chosen with the full liberty the form allows, but with the special idea of illustrating the life, manners and customs, and at intervals filling in the English country background." Every effort is made to ship all books and other items within 24 hours. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible. The Book Shed has a been a member of the Vermont Antiquarian Bookseller's Association since 1997. An online bookseller with a bookshop sensibility!