Benson's Antiquarian Books: Essays
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Calendar of Letters : Extracts from the Publications of Number Five John Street 1910 to 1925, A.
London, Martin Secker, 1926. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard back in good condition, a decent reading copy. Sunning and slight lean to spine, some marking and rubbing to covers, small loss at spine ends. Previous owner's stamp and signature on front end paper, moderate foxing to first and last few pages, occassional light foxing elsewhere, otherwise clean internally. Binding is good and secure. 188 pages. Good.
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Book number: 013834
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Catalogue: Essays
Keywords: Letters Essays Antiquarian

 
ADAMSON, WILLIAM
Popular Examination of Some of the 'Esaays and Reviews', A.
Glasgow, Thomas Adamson, 1862. Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Soft cover in good condition, a decent reading copy. Light rubbing to covers, small loss at top of spine and bottom right corner of front cover. Some marking and browning to first and last pages, a few light markings elsewhere internally, generally clean. Binding is very good. 107 pages. Good.
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Book number: 013266
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Keywords: Essays

 
AGATE, JAMES
Essays of To-day and Yesterday : James Agate
London, George G, Harrap & Co. 1926. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard back in good condition. Sunning to spine, minor rubbing to cover edges, a couple of small splits in covers at spine edges. Previous owner's inscription on front end paper, browning to end papers, otherwise clean internally, binding is good and secure. 62 pages. Good.
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Book number: 014477
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Keywords: Essays

 
BENNETT, ARNOLD
Essays of To-day and Yesterday : Arnold Bennett
London, George G, Harrap & Co. 1926. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard back in good condition. Sunning to spine, minor marking and rubbing to covers. Prize label on front end paper, a very few light markings internally, otherwise clean. Binding is good and secure. 64 pages. Good.
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Book number: 014518
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Catalogue: Essays
Keywords: Essays

 
BIRRELL, AUGUSTINE
Selected Essays 1884 - 1907
London, Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1909. Decorative Cloth, 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Bound in blue cloth with extensive decoration on front cover and spine in gilt and dark blue, gilt page tops. In good+ condition. Covers are attractive, with only minor rubbing and marking. Browning to end papers, a very few light markings internally but generally very clean. Binding is a little shaky but is good and secure. 383 pages. No publishing date, preface is dated Christmas 1908. Good.
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Book number: 015324
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Catalogue: Essays
Keywords: Essays Antiquarian

 
CAMPBELL, COMMANDER A. B.
Come Alongside
London, Stanley Paul, 1945. Cloth, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bound in orange cloth with black titling. In good condition. Boots booklovers library label on front cover, marking and rubbing to covers.A few light markings and spots of foxing internally, but generally clean. Binding is good and secure. 112 pages. No publishing date, circa mid 20th century. Good.
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Book number: 014443
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Catalogue: Essays
Keywords: Essays

 
DEIGHTON, K. (INTRODUCTION AND NOTES)
Coverley Papers from the Spectator
London, Macmillan & Co, 1921. Cloth, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bound in red cloth with black titling, decoration blind-stamped on front cover. In good condition, a decent reading copy. Some marking to covers, minor rubbing to edges. Free front end paper is missing, browning to and inscription on half-title page, some underlinings and notes in pencil throughout text, a few other minor markings, but generally clean. Binding is good and secure. 197 pages. Good.
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Book number: 014474
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DOWLING, RICHARD
Ignorant Essays
London, Ward and Downey, 1888. Cloth, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bound in dark cloth with gilt titling. In good condition, an acceptable reading copy. Marking and minor rubbing to covers, a couple of small splits in cloth at spine edges. One front end paper is missing, some light markings and a few spots of foxing internally, no serious markings. Hinges are weak but secure, binding is loosening but is secure. 195 pages. Good.
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Book number: 013590
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Catalogue: Essays
Keywords: Essays Literary Criticism

 
ELLIS, HENRY HAVELOCK.
Colour-Sense in Literature, The.
London, The Ulysses Book Shop, 1931. Hardcover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Purple cloth spine with pink boards, black titling on the front cover. Marking/some darkening to the covers, the hinges are in good order. Bright and clean internally, binding slightly pulled between 8 & 9. Limited edition of 215, this is no 50, signed by the author. Good.
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Book number: 015594
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Catalogue: Essays
Keywords: Literature Essays Colour

 
ERNST, OTTO
Dolls - Dead and Alive (The Mother Books - 2)
London, A. C. Caton, 1911. Hard Cover, 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Hard back in good condition. Covers are a bit grubby, browning to end papers, a few minor markings internally, generally clean. Binding is very good. 44 pages. '.. in this little causerie about his own children he gives his views on dolls and little girls..'. Good.
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Book number: 011670
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Catalogue: Essays
Keywords: Essay Children Dolls

 
GILMOUR, I. E. W.
Cackle of Snippets, A.
Scotland, I. E. W. Gilmour, 1983. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Privately Printed, A staple-bound booklet in near very good condition. Light creasing to covers, small mark around staples where they are rusting slightly, otherwise clean internally, binding is very good. 44 pages. Good.
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Book number: 012349
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GILMOUR, I. E. W.
Cackle of Snippets, A.
Scotland, I. E. W. Gilmour, 1983. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Privately Printed, A staple-bound booklet in near very good condition. A couple of light markings to covers, internally clean, binding is very good. 44 pages. Good.
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Book number: 012350
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GRAYSON, DAVID
Essays of To-day and Yesterday : David Grayson
London, George G, Harrap & Co. 1928. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard back in good condition. Sunning to spine, rubbing to cover edges. Prize label on front end paper, slight browning to end papers, otherwise clean internally, binding is good and secure. 77 pages. Good.
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Book number: 014476
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HILLIS, NEWELL DWIGHT
Man's Value to Society: Studies in Self-Culture and Character, A
Edinburgh, Oliphant, Anderson & Ferrier. Cloth, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bound in red cloth with gilt titling, decoration blind-stamped on front cover, gilt page tops. In good condition, a decent reading copy. Light rubbing and marking to covers. Some marking to end papers, light foxing to first few pages, a very few spots of foxing and light markings elsewhere internally, generally clean. Binding is slightly shaky but is good and secure. 327 pages. No publishing date, circa early 20th century. Good.
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Book number: 013690
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Keywords: Essays Antiquarian Self-Culture Character

 
IRVING, WASHINGTON
Old Christmas and Other Papers (The Brodie Books Number Sixty)
London, James Brodie Ltd. Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. A staple-bound booklet in good+ condition. Some browning and rubbing to covers. Slight browning to page margins, otherwise clean internally, binding is very good. 64 pages. No publishing date, circa early/mid 20th century. Good.
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Book number: 012992
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Keywords: Brodie Books Essays

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