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The Poets and the Portry of the Century: Homour, Society, Parody, and Occasional Verse

by Alfred H. Miles, editor

Condition: Used - Good/No Jacket


London: Hutchinson & Co, 1891. Hardcover . Used - Good/No Jacket. green cloth w/ gilt stamping front & spine, gilt top edge - former owners bookplate on fpep, light foxing to end papers, very light toning - despite flaws an attractive copy of this uncommon volume
  • Bookseller: The Published Page US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 76672
  • Title: The Poets and the Portry of the Century: Homour, Society, Parody, and Occasional Verse
  • Author: Alfred H. Miles, editor
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Hutchinson & Co
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1891
  • Bookseller catalogs: Poetry;
  • Subjects: POETRY / General;

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