Hardcover Book, Prose and Poetry for Appreciation, Antiquarian, Literature, Antique, Collectible

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Hardcover Book, Prose and Poetry for Appreciation, Antiquarian, Literature, Antique, Collectible

A wonderful antiquarian (antique) hardcover book entitled Prose and Poetry for Appreciation. A second edition printed in 1935.

A compilation of short stories, narrative poetry, essays, lyric poetry, drama, and a novel (Silas Mariner by George Eliot)

Size:
8½ x 5½ inches
1071 pages
Hardcover
Published by L. W. Singer Company ---- 1935

This book is in good condition. The pages are foxed (yellowed) but this is to be expected considering the age of the book, (85 years old). There is writing on the inside cover and throughout the book (notes by previous owner). This book looked like it belonged to a teacher or a student. The binding is sturdy but has pulling. There is rubbing on the edges of the covers and at top and bottom of the spine.

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