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On Heroes and Hero-Worship and The Heroic in History .

by Thomas Carlyle

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London, UK J.M. Dent: Aldine House, 1900. Leather Bound Very Near Fine: shows only some discoloration to the front and rear free endpapers (perhaps foxing); just a hint of wear to the extremities; else flawless. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Remains virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 24mo. (6.1 x 4.1 x 0.55 inches). 302 pages. Includes Index. Top Edge Gilt. Crimson Sewn-In Ribbon Marker. Fore-Edge and Bottom Edge Rag-Edged. Decorated Title Page and Frontispiece. Tissue-Guard at title page. Blue Leather Binding with Embossed Owl-Motif at the front panel; Gilt titles and designs at the backstrip. The Temple Classics Series, Edited by Israel Gollancz. Hardback: Flexible Leatherette.




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