By: Moir, D. M.
Edinburgh, William Blackwood and Sons: 1856
Edition: Third Edition
Seller ID: 001373
Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
Xii, 335, (1) pages + 4 pages advertisements. No signatures. Small stain on front board. 1/4" fraying to tail corner of front board. Edges of spine and boards rubbed. Book contains six lectures on poetry. Selected contents: Dryden; Cowper; Origin of the Lake School; S. T. Coleridge; Robert Southey; William Wordsworth; Ballad Poetry; Succession of Lord Byron; New Phases of the Poetic Mind; Leigh Hunt; Female constellation; Felicia Hemans; Cry of the Children; The Angel World; Mysticism and obscurity the pervading faults of our recent poetry. ; 12mo View More...