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Sir Roger De Coverley; By The Spectator

£20.00

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Second Edition (1854). Published by Longman, Brown and Green, London.

A collection of 26 short stories centred around the fictional Sir Roger De Coverley, originally serialised in "The Spectator" publication (1711). De Coverley was written to embody the typical English country Gentleman, and these lighthearted stories (told from the perspective of a friend) demonstrate the attitudes of much of the aristocratic society of this period. Includes several engravings and illustrations.

Thick tan leather boards somewhat worn. Gilt lettering and embossed patterning. Attractive marbled inside cover. Gilt edge to pages. Small knock to upper edge. Pages in very good condition, especially considering age. Clean illustrations. Two ink inscriptions on blank page, dated 1857 and 1880. A nice copy given the age of the book.

Item details

Author(s):
Various, The Observer
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Longman, Brown and Green
Title:
Sir Roger De Coverley; By The Spectator

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About this item

Second Edition (1854). Published by Longman, Brown and Green, London.

A collection of 26 short stories centred around the fictional Sir Roger De Coverley, originally serialised in "The Spectator" publication (1711). De Coverley was written to embody the typical English country Gentleman, and these lighthearted stories (told from the perspective of a friend) demonstrate the attitudes of much of the aristocratic society of this period. Includes several engravings and illustrations.

Thick tan leather boards somewhat worn. Gilt lettering and embossed patterning. Attractive marbled inside cover. Gilt edge to pages. Small knock to upper edge. Pages in very good condition, especially considering age. Clean illustrations. Two ink inscriptions on blank page, dated 1857 and 1880. A nice copy given the age of the book.

Author(s):
Various, The Observer
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Longman, Brown and Green
Title:
Sir Roger De Coverley; By The Spectator

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