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Selections in English prose from Elizabeth to Victoria (1580-1880).

James Mercer Garnett

Selections in English prose from Elizabeth to Victoria (1580-1880).

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Published by Ginn & company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English prose literature

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    StatementChosen and arranged by James M. Garnett.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 701 p.
    Number of Pages701
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23318593M

    Elizabeth David, the British cookery writer, published eight books in the 34 years between and ; the last was issued eight years before her David's death, her literary executor, Jill Norman, supervised the publication of eight more books, drawing on David's unpublished manuscripts and research and on her published writings for books and magazines. Thomas James Wise and Stephen Wheeler, A Bibliography of the Writings in Prose and Verse of Walter Savage Landor (London: Printed for the Bibliographical Society by Blades, East & Blades, ). Wise, A Landor Library.A Catalogue of Printed Books, Manuscripts and Autograph Letters (London: Printed for private circulation, ).; R. H. Super, The Publication of Landor's Works (London.


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