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English Lyrics. Chaucer to Poe. 1340-1809 by  William Ernest (ed.) Henley - Hardcover - 1905 - from Paul Haynes Rare Books (SKU: Biblio633)

English Lyrics. Chaucer to Poe. 1340-1809

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English Lyrics. Chaucer to Poe. 1340-1809

by Henley, William Ernest (ed.)

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Second edition. Methuen and Co. London. 1905. Octavo. xiv, 412pp. Full grained red leather prize binding by Bumpus of Oxford Street. Spine in six compartments with gilt tooling and lettering. Gilt rules and floral border tooling to upper and lower boards. Gilt edge and inner tooling. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers, with light spotting. Silk bookmark. Bumpus Binder's stamp to fep. Monmouth High School for Girls. Inscription to ffep dated July 1910: awarded to Cicely Egles. Prize for Literature.

Cicely Egles (1892-1974) left in 1910 to train as secretary to Octavia Hill and lived at 190 Marylebone Road with her.

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Bookseller
Paul Haynes Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
Biblio633
Title
English Lyrics. Chaucer to Poe. 1340-1809
Author
Henley, William Ernest (ed.)
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Methuen and Co
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1905
Keywords
Poetry
Bookseller catalogs
Literature; Christmas gift ideas; Fine Bindings;
Size
8vo

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About Paul Haynes Rare Books

Paul Haynes has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1978. Based in Hay on Wye, he travels worldwide to buy and sell rare and old books. A member of the ABA, ILAB and PBFA. Paul Haynes Rare Books offers both antiquarian and scarce books in all subjects, with something of a bias towards the owner's passion for Travel and Exploration.

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ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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