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Hardback, 8vo (8 x 5 ins.) In dark blue cloth covers with gilt lettering and banding to spine. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Corners bumped and ends of spine chipped. Rubbing to rear board wit ha couple of bubbles under cloth. Endpapers clean, bookplate to blank prelim opposite half title page “Oscar A. Shiner.” Some light foxing spots to front tissue guard and title page. A couple of very minor spots to inside pages, else pages all very clean and tight. Else a very good clean and tight copy. 358pp. Cat.2+32pp. Real photograph of Barnes as frontispiece. Biography of the Dorset Dialect Poet, William Barnes, by his daughter under the nom-de-plume ‘Leader Scott’.
Title: The Life of William Barnes. Poet and Philologist.
Publisher: London. Macmillan & Co., 1887 1st edition:
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Seller ID: 83743
Keywords: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES BAXTER, Lucy; ("Leader Scott"); BARNES; leader scott, lucy baxter, dorset, dialect, biography, The Life of William Barnes., Poet and Philologist., 1887 1st edition, Macmillan & Co., William Hereford, Torbay Lodge, Paignton, Devon, 1887