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												English Essays: From Sir Philip Sidney to Macauley (#27 in The Five-Foot  Shelf of Books series, "The… by  Charles W. (editor) ELIOT
	 - Hardcover
			 - 1910
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 80698)

English Essays: From Sir Philip Sidney to Macauley (#27 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")

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English Essays: From Sir Philip Sidney to Macauley (#27 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")

by ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)

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New York: P. F. Collier & Son. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1910. Hardcover. A selection of essays by a variety of noted English authors, ranging from Ben Jonson to Samuel Johnson to Thomas De Quincey and several others. The 27th entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who supplies introductions and notes. With sepia frontis image of Samuel Johnson at the house of Lord Chesterfield. --- In dark red cloth-covered boards with the Harvard crest in gilt on the cover; gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations and grey-green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With light sunning to spine and a little chafing to cloth at spine ends; otherwise a firm, clean, sound copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 421 pages .

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Bookseller’s Inventory #
80698
Title
English Essays: From Sir Philip Sidney to Macauley (#27 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
Author
ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
P. F. Collier & Son
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1910
Bookseller catalogs
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octavo
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jacket
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spine
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gilt
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