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Four works by or about John Addington Symonds  

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Four works by or about John Addington Symonds
Various places
Various dates

4 octavo volumes in 5. Includes:

  • Italian Byways. Original decorated blue-green cloth, gilt lettering. First American Edition. New York: Henry Hold, 1883.

  • Vagabunduli Libellus. Original blue cloth, gilt lettering. First Edition. London: Kegan Paul, Trench, 1884. 

  • Blank Verse. Original maroon cloth, gilt lettering. First Edition. London: John C. Nimmo, 1895. 

  • Brown Horatio. John Addington Symonds: A Biography Compiled from His Papers and Correspondence . . . With Portraits and other Illustrations.  With 9 plates. Original green cloth spines and lime-green cloth boards, gilt lettering. First Edition. London: John C. Nimmo, 1895. 

John Addington Symonds was an English poet and literary critic. A cultural historian, he was known for his work on the Renaissance, as well as numerous biographies of writers and artists.

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Varying degrees of general light wear; all volumes very good or better.
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