Peeps at the Mighty PATRICK BRAYBROOKE 1927 Literary Criticism ~ H.G. Wells ~ Jack London ~ G.K. Chesterton ~ Stephen Leacock


Title: Peeps at the Mighty

Author: Patrick Braybrooke

Description: Red cloth boards with paper title blocks on front and spine. A little white spotting to the front cover; general soiling to the front title block; spine a tad faded. Number written on front pastedown; some foxing to frontmatter, otherwise interior is generally clean. Frontispiece plate portrait of Arnold Bennett. pp. 158, plus [4] ads. 8.25 x 5.5 inches.

Literary essays on the the following authors and their works: H.G. Wells (Christina Alberta's Father, Marriage), Jack London ("The Unexpected"), G.K. Chesterton (A Short History of England), Stephen Leacock (My Discovery of England), Arnold Bennett ("The Man from the North"), A.C. Benson (The Golden Thread), Dean Inge (on Cardinal Newman), and Max Beerbohm (on Swinburne, etc.), by the English literary critic Patrick Braybrooke (1894-1956).

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good–
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Company
Place: Philadelphia
Year: 1927

Keywords: literary criticism, H.G. Wells, Jack London, G.K. Chesterton, Stephen Leacock, Arnold Bennett, A.C. Benson, Dean Inge, Max Beerbohm,

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