Symonds, John Addington
Title LAST AND FIRST Being Two Essays: The New Spirit and Arthur Hugh Clough
Book Condition Attractive vintage bookplate to pastedown, else fine, in olive cloth with printed spine label, satin ribbon marker; in the scarce early jacket, with minor nicking, rubbing, edge tears and a few tiny patches of stain.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: Nicholas L. Brown, (1919).
Seller ID 46117.00
Two essays collected here in the book form for the first time represent the first and last important contributions to literary criticism by Symonds. The Clough piece appeared first in the Fortnightly Review, December 1868, the New Spirit in March, 1893.