Vintage Literary Essays: Companionable Books by Henry Van Dyke 1st Printing Hardcover HC 1922 Charles Scribner's Sons


Title: Companionable Books

Author: Henry Van Dyke

Description: First printing, October 1922. Blue cloth boards with gilt and green flowers and vines design on cover. Gilt on spine is rubbed with a bit of gilt-loss. Light wear to the edge of boards and a little spotting on the rear board. Interior is clean. Eight plates with portraits of authors. A collection of essays on literature and respected authors, including The Psalms, Dickens, Thackeray, George Eliot, John Keats, Wordsworth, Robert Browning, Samuel Johnson, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and Robert Louis Stevenson.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Good+

Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons

Place: New York

Year: 1922

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 7.75 x 5 inches.

Pages: 391 pages.

Keywords: books about books, Margaret Armstrong

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