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WARD, Thomas Humphry (ed.)

The English Poets.

Selections with Critical Introductions by Various Writers and a General Introduction by Matthew Arnold.

Published: London: Macmillan and Co., 1899-1900

Stock code: 94907

Price: £350

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Attractively bound complete set of this collection of poetry by English writers from Chaucer to Dobell.

4 volumes, octavo (188 x 125 mm). Contemporary dark green half morocco, green cloth sides, raised bands, titles and panelling to compartments gilt, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Contemporary ownership inscription to front flyleaf of Volume I. Spines light sunned, inner hinges gently cracked but holding firm, short splits to a few joints. An excellent set.

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