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TRANSCRIPTS AND STUDIES

By: Dowden, Edward

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41654

Condition: Very Good


525 pages; Clean and tight in original cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and front cover and decorative border stamped in blind on both boards. Cloth rubbed at corners, spine ends and edges. Bookplate on front pastedown endpaper of Roderick Stebbins (Harvard, '85), son of the Reverend Horatio Stebbins who succeeded the famed orator Thomas Starr King at San Francisco's First Unitarian Church. Edward Dowden (1843 – 1913), was an Irish critic and poet. In 1867 he was elected professor of oratory and English literature in Dublin University. As commissioner of education in Ireland (... View more info

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ESSAYS MODERN AND ELIZABETHAN

By: Dowden, Edward

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons, Ltd: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41289

Condition: Very Good+


vii, 380 pages; Original owner's inscription neatly written on ffep, dated 2.22.1911. Clean and tight in original green cloth binding with bright gilt lettering at spine. OCLC: 1352251 The author was an Irish critic and poet who taught Oratory and English Literature at University of Dublin. In 1878 the Royal Irish Academy awarded him the Cunningham gold medal "for his literary writings, especially in the field of Shakespearian criticism." Dowden served as commissioner of education in Ireland (1896–1901), trustee of the National Library of Ireland, secretary of the Irish Liberal Unio... View more info