CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE
Ward, A.W. and A.R. Waller
Price: 195.00 USD
(New York and Cambridge: MacMillan & Co. and Cambridge University Press, 1933), A COMPREHENSIVE AND HIGHLY IMPORTANT REFERENCE WORK. A history of English literature encompassing all its stages of development from its beginnings with runes, bardic poetry, the cycles of Romance, and 17th century drama through the ages of Pope, Swift, and Johnson, the period of the French revolution, and finally the 19th century. This remains a definitive history and an invaluable resource. 15 volumes. Early reprinting of the popular edition. 8vo, publisher's original blue cloth lettered in black on the spines. A very good, clean, and well preserved set, the spines uniformly mellowed.