Augustan Ages. Elton association copy.

By: ELTON, Oliver Periods of European Literature series

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ELTON, Oliver. The Augustan Ages. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1899. Pp. [i]-xii,[1]-427,(1). 8vo, maroon cloth with gilt lettering and borders to spine. Volume Eight in the Periods of European Literature series, edited by Professor Saintsbury. Contents: 1. Prose of the Reign of Louis XIV:Thought, Learning, and Eloquence; 2. French Chronicle, Fiction and Poetry; 3. French Drama: Boileau and Criticism; 4. English Prose, 1660-1700; 5. En glish Verse from 1660 to 1700, and English Drama; 6. The English Augustan Writers; 7. The Decay of Latin: Germania; 8. Italy and the Peninsula; 9. Conclusion. Spine roll, spine ends bumped, front inner hinge cracked, some bumping to corners, minor bubbling to bottom quarter of rera board, occasionalfoxing, some pencilled notations, else vg. Association copy, from the coll ection of author's relative, L.M. Elton (dated Oct 1899). 120.00

Title: Augustan Ages. Elton association copy.

Author Name: ELTON, Oliver Periods of European Literature series

Categories: 41,

Publisher: William Blackwood and ons, Edinburgh, 1899,:

Seller ID: 78062

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