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Culture and Anarchy: An Essay in Political and Social Criticism.

by Matthew Arnold

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New York, NY Macmillan and Company, 1875. Hardcover Second Edition (1875). Very Good: Shows indications of careful use: moderate wear to the extremities and very mild rubbing and faint, but pervasive soiling to the panels; some fairly heavy foxing to the outside edges and endpapers - and even in some of the text pages; former bookseller's price sticker at the upper corner of the front flyleaf; the front hinge is just starting; the binding is square and remains secure, however; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A solid used copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing moderate wear and a few minor flaws. A sturdy, presentable reading copy with a clean text. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.65 x 5.25 x 0.95 inches). xlix, 239 pages. Language: English. Weight: 15.5 ounces. Rust-toned cloth over boards with gitl titles and designs at the backstrip. Second Edition (1875). Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-241)


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