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Two Volumes. Hardback, approx 8.5 x 6 inches. In full calf leather fine bindings; diced boards with gilt paneling and crest-vignettes; raised banding and gilt decorations to spines, with red and brown leather spine labels lettered and numbered in gilt; Marbled endpapers and page edges. In very good conditions. Some minor rubbing to corners, ends and edges of spines. Some light handling marks to boards, small surface nick to front of v.2. Prize bookplates to endpapers (In latin) “Edmundo R. Maunsell, Dublin, 1872.” Many parts of the text have been underlined in pencil, with some notes, in both volumes. Otherwise clean and tight copies. 620 & 581pp.
Title: A Compendious History of English Literature, And of the English Language, From the Norman Conquest. With Numerous Specimens. In Two Volumes.
Publisher: London, Charles Griffin and Co., 1871:
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Seller ID: 83007
Keywords: Literature CRAIK, L. George: A Compendious History of English Literature, English Language, From the Norman Conquest, two volumes, 2 vols, leather, fine binding,