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Limp maroon suede leather binding, approx 6.5 x 4.5 inches. Gilt lettering and embossed decorative border to front. Colour endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and rubbed. Some minor foxing spots to outer page edges. Else a very clean and tight copy. 193pp. With colour illustrated endpapers. Robert Louis Stevenson’s Virginibus Puerisque (“To Youths and Maidens”) is a collection of essays published originally in 1881. By turns witty, melancholy, poetic, and inflammatory, this collection offers insights on a variety of topics: love and marriage, age and youth, even the perils of technological innovation. Stevenson’s breezy style and elegant syntax make each essay a pleasure to read.
Title: Virginibus Puerisque And Other Papers Fine-Paper Edition.
Categories: ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON,
Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus, 1910:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 80988
Keywords: ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, Virginibus Puerisque, Other Papers, Twenty seventh edition, Youths, Maidens, essays, love and marriage, age and youth, perils, technological innovation, Fine Binding, leather, 1910, Fine-Paper Edition