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SOUTH EAST ASIAN ANTIQUES, FINE ART, ASIAN ART BOOKS & OTHER RARE AND INTERESTING BOOKS
SOUTH EAST ASIAN ANTIQUES, FINE ART, ASIAN ART BOOKS & OTHER RARE AND INTERESTING BOOKS

Thomas De Quincey; His Life and Writings, by H A Page, 1877

$12.00
SKU LAN7079

Thomas De Quincey; His Life and Writings, with Unpublished Correspondence by H A Page (pseudonym of Alexander Hay Japp). In Two volumes. Vol. I. (this is Volume I only).

Provenance; from the library of the late William St Clair (1937 - 2021), British historian, academic and author. His dated signature to half title. No other annotations by him. Please see our other listings for related works.

Published by John Hogg & Co, London, 1877. First edition.

A fair brown cloth hardback, scuffed and bumped with wear to extremities. Spine is shaken and inner joints at endpapers are split to webbing, although book still bound. Endpapers with offsetting. Frontispiece with pasted down portrait and tissue guard. The guard is half detached at joint. Text is good - clean with mild age discoloration and a little foxing at extremities. A usable reading copy.

viii + 398pp + 2pp Publisher's advertisements. Text in English.

Weight approximately 592g unpacked.

Dimensions: Approximately 196mm high x 140mm wide x 33mm deep.