G.K.C. As M.C. being a collection of thirty-seven introductions

Chesterton, G. K. (ed. J. P. de Fonseka)

£100.00

A rare anthology (only 2500 printed) of Chesterton’s essays, introducing a range of subjects such as Boswell, the Book of Job, Aesop, The Book of Snobs and Thackeray, George Macdonald, Gilbert and Sullivan, as well as his own The Man Who Was Thursday. Frontispiece: b/w drawing of Chesterton ‘Bibliophilus Maximus’ by J. H. Dowd

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Publisher
Methuen & Co
Publisher City
London
Year
1929
Edition
1st
Format
h/b
Author
Chesterton, G. K. (ed. J. P. de Fonseka)
SKU
IYC130871
Categories
Condition
Near fine, 1st edition, no d/j, original blue buckram boards, gilt spine ruling & titling (rubbing and sunning on spine); text block firm, untrimmed pages unmarked and crisp.
Size
12mo (190 x 130 / 7_" x 5")
Page Count
272
ISBN