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Letters from John Chinaman and other Essays, Dickinson, G. Lowes;   Forster, E.M.
1 Letters from John Chinaman and other Essays
Dickinson, G. Lowes; Forster, E.M.. Allen & Unwin, London, 1946. first thus, Hardback, 19cm x 13cm green cloth boards, silver gilt titles, first thus, 216pp. plus index, Fair/Good. Owners inscription. Spine and edges of boards faded, also bumped. Top of block dusty. Postwar austerity production. Dustwrapper is worn around edges. Lowes Dickinson's most famous essay is here presnted with four other essays on the subjects of civilization and religion, with an introduction by Forster. Catalogue: Essays. Keywords: Dickinson, Chinaman, India, Greece. 4629

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2 Southward Ho! And other Essays
Jackson, Holbrook. J.M. Dent, London, Hardback, 176mm x 98mm brown cloth boards, gilt titles, , 216pp. Good +/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Book is a little darkened and worn around edges, else clean and tight with minimal wear. Wayfarers' Library edition - first thus from after 1914? - of 26 essays on sundry subjects by Jackson, including political issues of the pre-WW1 period. Catalogue: Essays. Keywords: socialism, fabian, change. 10907

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Essays of Elia / Last Essays of Elia, Lamb, Charles ;   Birrell, Augustine
3 Essays of Elia / Last Essays of Elia
Lamb, Charles ; Birrell, Augustine. J.M. Dent / E.P. Dutton, London / New York, 1954. first thus, Hardback, 186mm x 122mm maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, xviii prelims, 332pp. plus index, Good +/Good +++. Owners inscription. Book has been handled, with foxing to right block edge only. Else clean and tight. Dustwrapper (now protected and secured) is bright anhd clean with minimal wear. Latter-day reprint of 1906 Everyman's Library edition of two famous collections of essays by Lamb originally published in 1823 and 1833. Introduction by Birrell. Catalogue: Essays. Keywords: Lamb, essay, quakers, witches. 10911

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Essays and Belles Lettres, Macaulay, Thomas Babington;   Grieve (M.A., B.D.), A.J.         (ed)
4 Essays and Belles Lettres
Macaulay, Thomas Babington; Grieve (M.A., B.D.), A.J. (ed). J.M. Dent / E.P. Dutton, London / New York, Hardback, 175mm x 110mm maroon soft leather binding, gilt titles, , xi, vii prelims, 669, 669pp. plus index, Good/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Books have been well read, block edges worn, wear and scuffing to leather edges and corners. A two-volume collection of shorter literary works by Macaulay, edited by Grieve and published in the Everyman's Library in 1907-08. Catalogue: Essays. Keywords: Hallam, Temple, Milton, Hampden. 16110

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