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Mad shepherds and other human studies by  L. P Jacks - First Edition - 1910 - from Paul Haynes Rare Books (SKU: Biblio427)

Mad shepherds and other human studies

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Mad shepherds and other human studies

by Jacks, L. P

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First edition. Williams and Norgate. London. 1910. 8vo. (1), 251pp. Tissue guarded frontispiece portrait tipped in. Original cloth, rubbed to extremities, spotted. Slight foxing to endpapers and tissue guard. Slight crease to lower corner of frontis. Edges untrimmed.

From the library of E. A. Browne, "given to me by Jermyn Moorsom, Jan 5 1913". Signed "Raisley Moorsom, from the library of Edward Browne". Lake Poets, Kings College and Bloomsbury Group associations. At some point returned to Jermyn Moorsom, as it came from his library. [Edward Browne of Tallantire Hall, uncle of Jermyn and Raisley Moorsom of Keswick]

Jacks, L(awrence) P(earsall) (1860-1955) Principal of Manchester College, Oxford. Visionary author,parapsychologist and investigator of psychical phenomena. A rural philosophical parable partially written in the vernacular. An oddity.

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Bookseller
Paul Haynes Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
Biblio427
Title
Mad shepherds and other human studies
Author
Jacks, L. P
Illustrator
Brooke, L. Leslie
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Williams & Norgate
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1910
Keywords
parapsychology, parable, rural, visionary, psychology, eccentric, occult, mystic
Bookseller catalogs
Literature; Philosophy and Theology; Provenance, Bookplates and Associations;
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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