Literary Miscellanies: Including a Dissertation on Anecdotes
Isaac D'Israeli, writer, scholar, and father of British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli, is best remembered for his essays. Contents cover such topics as Prefaces, the "Enlightened Public," reading, poetical expression, literary genius, the influence of the female character in politics and religion, etc.
Publisher: Murray and Highley
Date Published: 1801
Place Published: London
Condition: Very good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: viii, iv, 5-282 p. Half leather with marbled paper boards. Small dent top of front board. Otherwise light edge wear only. Foxing to first pages and title page darkened. Closed tear in p. 227.