Thursday, August 27, 2015

Lyra Elegantiarum, and other new arrivals




Lyra Elegantiarum
A collection of some of the best specimens
of vers de société and vers d'occasion in the English language
by deceased authors

Edited by Frederick Locker
New York: White, Stokes, & Allen
(1884)



Ralph Waldo Emerson, John Lothrop Motley
Two Memoirs

by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company
(1892)



The Cathedral

by Hugh Walpole
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited
(1922)

(Signed First Edition, limited to 250 large paper copies)



Sheridan
(Richard Brinsley)
from new and original material, including a manuscript diary
by Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire
(Two Volumes)

by Walter Sichel
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company
(1909)

(First Edition)



Memoirs of Madame de Motteville
(Three Volumes)

With an introduction by Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve
New York: Privately Printed for Members of the Versailles Historical Society
(1899)

(Edition de Luxe, limited to 250 copies.
Part of The Reign and Amours of the Bourbon Regimé.
A Brilliant Description of the Courts of Louis XIII, and XIV,
Amours, Debauchery, Intrigues, and State Secrets,
including Suppressed and Confiscated MSS.
Unexpurgated Rendition into English.)

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Finished
The Correspondence of Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson,
1834-1872
(Two Volumes)

The Painting of You
by William Michaelian


Currently Reading
The Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle

Prepared for publication by Thomas Carlyle
Edited by J.A. Froude



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