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The History of Rasselas Prince of Abyssinia

by Johnson, Samuel; Kolb, Gwin (editor)

Condition: Good


New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1962. Trade Paperback. Good. 112 pages; some edge wear, occasional highlighting in the text; Bored by the endless contentment of 'the happy valley', Prince Rasselas escapes with his sister. They rove the world searching for the secret of happiness and the ideal way to live. Repeatedly the pleasures they glimpse dissolve on closer acquaintance, and the great men they admire prove flawed. Where, then, are happiness and purpose to be found?
  • Bookseller: Kayleighbug Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: kb015143
  • Title: The History of Rasselas Prince of Abyssinia
  • Author: Johnson, Samuel; Kolb, Gwin (editor)
  • Format/binding: Trade Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0390226556
  • ISBN 13: 9780390226556
  • Publisher: Appleton-Century-Crofts
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1962
  • Subjects: FICTION / Classics;


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