BARNES / HEARL, T.W:
Title William Barnes 1801 - 1886. The Schoolmaster. A study of education in the life and work of the Dorset Poet.
Publisher Dorset. Friary Press 1966 1st edition.
Seller ID 69497
Size 5.5 x 9.0 inches. Re-bound in green cloth covers. Maps to endpapers. 355pp. With 23 photo plates. (includes extensive bibliography). In very good condition. Re-bound. Spine slightly faded. Small marks to boards. neat presentaion inscription to Dorset author Olive Knott, dated 1974. Else a clean and tight copy. This first full account of William Barnes the School master reveals a livlier, if more complex personality than that popularly associated with the gentle and aged poet of nature.
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