(Pickering, William).

Being Select Passages From the Most Distinguished Writers.

  • London: William Pickering, 1830.
  • 12mo.
  • quarter leather, green cloth.
  • (vi), 264 pages.

Price: $40.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 94309

Second edition. Keynes pg 56. First published in 1828. Compiled by Sir Harris Nicolas, although not mentioned in the book. A collection of poetry and prose excerpts. Contains an index and advertisements for other books published by Pickering, including The Cynosure, a similar volume also edited by Nicolas. Both boards worn and hinges cracked. Repaired clumsily, but solidly, with a strip of leather over the spine.