National Portrait Gallery Insights; The Romantic Poets and Their Circle, Richard Holmes, 2005
National Portrait Gallery Insights; The Romantic Poets and Their Circle, by Richard Holmes. The book uses interwoven biographies of the Romantic poets of the 19th Century to explore the portraits, and lives, of the writers and the impact they had on our cultural development.
Provenance; from the library of the late William St Clair (1937 - 2021), British historian, academic and author. No signature or annotations. Please see our other listings for related works.
Published by National Portrait Gallery Publications, London, 2005. First edition. Also included is a compliments slip from the National Portrait Gallery "with compliments from the author...".
A near fine black cloth hardback with small indentation along top edge, with a very good dustjacket - intact and a little rubbed. Text is clean, bright and soundly bound. Well illustrated throughout.
Text in English.
Dimensions: approximately 217mm high x 148mm wide x 18mm deep.
Weight approximately 348g (unpacked).