Selections from the Letters of Robert Southey

SOUTHEY, Robert; WARTER, John Wood (ed.)

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Southey was an English poet of the Romantic school, one of the so-called "Lake Poets," and Poet Laureate for 30 years from 1813 to his death in 1843. He was also a voluminous letter writer to various individuals as this collection indicates.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1856
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    4 vols.: 1: xv, 431; 2: 431; 544; 605 p. 20 cm blue leather hardcover bindings with gold-impressed spines. Bickers & Sons's signed binding. Vol. 1 has chipped lower spine and detached rear board, vol. 3 has detached front board and chipped spine head; vol. 4 has chipped spine head. Hinges cracked, boards scuffed, corners worn. Good condition inside. Attractive marbled endpapers and text block edges. Inside, pages clean and text unmarked.

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