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Image for <b>Private Correspondence of William Cowper, Esq. with several of his most intimate friends. Now first published from the originals in the possession of his kinsman, John Johnson </b><br>[Complete in 2 volumes]

Private Correspondence of William Cowper, Esq. with several of his most intimate friends. Now first published from the originals in the possession of his kinsman, John Johnson
[Complete in 2 volumes]

By: Cowper, William [Johnson, John]

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London:, Printed for Henry Colburn. new Burlington Street. and Simpkin and Marshall. Stationers' Hall Court ,: 1884.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008348


William Cowper (1731 – 1800) was an English poet and hymnodist. One of the most popular poets of his time, Cowper changed the direction of 18th century nature poetry by writing of everyday life and scenes of the English countryside. In many ways, he was one of the forerunners of Romantic poetry.Half bound in contemporary aniline calf over marbled boards, four raised bands. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even age-toning, more pronounced in preliminaries. Rubs on corners and tips. Spine label lacking on Volume 2. View more info

Image for <b>Noble Lives and Noble Deeds Forty Lessons by Various Writers Illustrating Christian Character</b>

Noble Lives and Noble Deeds Forty Lessons by Various Writers Illustrating Christian Character

By: Edward A. Horton - Editor

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Boston, American Unitarian Association,: 1893.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002520


Light blue textured cloth boards with stamped gilt titles. Bindings square and tight, text clean, minor toning. Minimal shelf wear. 40 short biographical lessons from famous people with a character trait emphasized in each lesson. Notables range from the expected Washington and Lincoln to Darwin and Emerson. Each is presented by a different author or editor Edward Horton. A very handsome copy. No other copies were found at time of this listing available that are not photocopies. View more info

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The Unity of Nature.

By: The Duke of Argyll; [Campbell, George]

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, John B. Alden,: 1884<br>

Seller ID: 005636

Condition: 7.5 inches tall. 341 Pages with index.<br>


Blue-green cloth covered boards, gilt spine titles. Minimal shelf wear, some hand-soiling. Bindings firm and square. Text with toning and some marginalia on first 9 pages. Top edge stained red. View more info

Image for …<b> The Reign of Law.</b><br>

The Reign of Law.

By: The Duke of Argyll; [Campbell, George]

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, John B. Alden,: 1884.<br>

Seller ID: 005637

Condition: 7.5 inches tall. 265 Pages with index.<br>


Blue-green cloth covered boards, gilt spine titles. Spine tips/corners rubbed, some hand-soiling. Bindings firm and square. Text with toning and some marginalia through-out. 7.5 inches tall. 265 Pages with index. Top edge gilt. View more info