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The Leaves of the Tree: Studies in Biography


A. C. [Arthur Christopher] Benson


Smith, Elder & Co. 1911

Binding:  Hardback  |  Condition: Good  | 

Benson's collection of short biographies of figures he had personally known, including Matthew Arnold and Charles Kingsley. Handsome contemporary half leather binding done by Sotheran. Raised bands to spine. Top edge gilt. Marbled end-papers. Armorial bookplate of Harold A. Wernher to front-pastedown. Light marking to covers, rubbing to edges but a nice solid copy. Good.

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