Little Masterpieces: Thomas Carlyle (Essay on Biography, Selected Biographical & Historical Sketches and Other Writings)
by CARLYLE, Thomas (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor)
- Very Good with no dust jacket
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New York: Doubleday & McClure Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1901. Hardcover. A 1901 edition in this collection of writings by the prominent Scottish social commentator Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881). With frontis portrait of the author, as well as a brief introduction by editor Bliss Perry. An entry in the publisher's "Little Masterpieces" series of noted works in compact size. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations in gilt on spine; publisher's blindstamped vignette to front cover. Lacks a dust jacket (likely as issued). --- Spine is darkened and with light edgewear, otherwise an attractive, sound copy.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xiii, 204 pages .
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- Little Masterpieces: Thomas Carlyle (Essay on Biography, Selected Biographical & Historical Sketches and Other Writings)
- CARLYLE, Thomas (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor)
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- Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
- Doubleday & McClure Co.
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- New York
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- >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir;
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