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James Anthony Froude A Biography; Volume I, Volume II

By: Dunn, Walso Hilary

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25366

Condition: Very Good

Two handsome books bound in navy blue coth with bright gilt to spines.No names or writing and tightly bound. Jackets are quite good though do show some light foxing at creases of endflaps, a few small tears which almost disappear in brand new mylar, and three tiny chips to top of spine on volume I. A fascinating biography of Froude who was a biographer (and novelist) himself, as well as editor of Fraser's Magazine. Controversy visted him twice, once for a "scandalous" book in which he shards his doubts about Anglican theolog,y and the second time for a biography of Thomas Carlyle which portray... View more info

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Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 1824-1900 VOLUME II

By: Houghton, Walter E.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press: 1972

Seller ID: 25107

ISBN: 0710075014

Condition: Very Good

Clean, tightly bound book. Former oner's small label affixed to top of front free endpaper for which we will provide a brand new bookplate to use, or not, at buyer's discretion. Esges of text block lightly toned as is spine of jacket which is otherwise without fault and handsome in brand new mylar. Measures 7-1/4"x10: and has 1221 pages in just this volume. A comprehensive guide which is especially useful for its recognition of the authors of various articles who were published anonymously as wa s the wont of the times. View more info

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Victorian Florida

By: Rinhart, Floyd;Rinhart, Marion

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A., Peachtree Pub Ltd: 1986

Edition: First Printing Stated

Seller ID: 25216

ISBN: 093460102X

Condition: Fine

Beautiful, as new book with no defect of note. Dustjacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Book measures 9-1/4"x11" and is illsutrated throughout with historic photographs, maps, and facsimile documents.The emphasis is the state's untouched beauty which brought photographers to the state in droves -- many of importance. But it wouldn't be a Florida history without thre sportsmen and tourists, so of course they're in here too! 222 pages View more info