This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1896 Excerpt: ...on the seal, and read Writhing a letter from his child, for which Came at the moment Leolin's emissary, A crippled lad, and coming turn'd to ...Read MoreThis historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1896 Excerpt: ...on the seal, and read Writhing a letter from his child, for which Came at the moment Leolin's emissary, A crippled lad, and coming turn'd to fly, But scared with threats of jail and halter gave To him that fluster'd his poor parish wits The letter which he brought, and swore besides To play their go-between as heretofore Nor let them know themselves betra/d; and then, Soul-stricken at their kindness to him, went Hating his own lean heart and miserable. Thenceforward oft from out a despot dream The father panting woke, and oft, as dawn Aroused the black republic on his elms, Sweeping the frothfly from the fescue brush'd Thro' the dim meadow toward his treasure-trove, Seized it, took home, and to my lady, --who made A downward crescent of her minion mouth, Listless in all despondence, --read; and tore, As if the living passion symbol'd there Were living nerves to feel the rent; and burnt, Now chafing at his own great self defied, Now striking on huge stumbling-blocks of scorn In babyisms, and dear diminutives Scatter all over the vocabulary Of such a love as like a chidden child, After much wailing, hush'd itself at last Hopeless of answer: then tho' Averill wrote And bad him with good heart sustain himself--All would be well--the lover heeded not, But passionately restless came and went, And rustling once at night about the place, There by a keeper shot at, slightly hurt, Raging return'd: nor was it well for her Kept to the garden now, and grove of pines, Watch'd even there; and one was set to watch The watcher, and Sir Aylmer watch'd them all, Yet bitterer from his readings: once indeed, Warm'd with his wines, or taking pride in her, She look'd so sweet, he kiss'd her tenderly Not knowing what possess'd him: that one kiss Was Leolin's one strong rival upon ea...Read Less
Good. No Jacket. No date given. Chicago: Thompson and Thomas Publishers. Red cloth hard cover in good condition. Pages are browning but all present. Binding is fine, spine is a bit stiff and loose. Previous owner's stamp on first page.
FAIR / NONE. Fair to good HARDBACK. BLACK LEATHER. GILT PAGE EDGES. SOLID, BUT SPINE COVERING LARGELY MISSING AND BOOK HAS BEEN CRUDELY REPAIRED WITH BLACK CLOTH AND PLASTIC TAPE. NO DATE OF PUBLICATION BUT A 1910 PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION.
713 pages. Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair reading copy has chips and scratches on cover. Spine slightly worn. POETRY. A complete collection of the Poetical works of the esteemed Lord Alfred Tennyson. (Key Words: Alfred Lord Tennyson, British Poets, Poetry, Novels, English Literature).
Very Good. Very good hardcover, no DJ. Covers show light edge wear. Previous owner's name on end paper, pages are otherwise clean and unmarked, though tanned. Binding is tight, hinges strong.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
Good. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Student's Edition. Good HARDCOVER w/average board wear, average shelfwear to page edges. Text free of notes, binding good. No Dust Jacket, Green boards with Gold Lettering. Some bumps at spine and corners. Confirmation on all Domestic Orders!
Very good, + 5 1/4 x7 1/2, Dark blue covers, with same spine with gold lettering very bright, name fep dated Xmas 1899. Very minor wear all over. ( noting very noticable ) binding super, no cracks, doucle column reader. end of book with: to Virgil.
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