Oxford: Henry Frowde/Oxford University Press, 1911. Second Edition. Hardcover. Used - Good. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine; moderate wear and fading. Faint black stain to front board. Top edge gilt stain. Toned from age. Light and sparse annotations in text. 10 x 15.5 cm. 668 pp. / No dust jacket. Item #14359
With accompanying notes by C.B. Wheeler
Includes essays by Francis Bacon, Abraham Bowley, Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Swift, Richard Steele, Joseph Addison, Alexander Poe, Henry Fielding, Samuel Johnson, David Hume, Oliver Goldsmith, William Cowper, Charles Lamb William Hazlitt, Leigh Hunt, Thomas de Quincey, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Thomas Carlyle, Lord Macaulay, Dr. John Brown, William Makepeace Thackeray, Matthew Arnold, John Addington Symonds, Richard Jeffries, and Robert Louis Stevenson.