The Plain Speaker: Opinions on Books, Men, and Things. William Hazlitt.

The Plain Speaker: Opinions on Books, Men, and Things

London: Bell & Daldy, 1870. Later edition. Hardcover. 8vo. 3-15 (pages of publisher's advertisements), [4], iv, [1], 2-538, [1], 18-30 (pages of publisher's advertisements) pp. Blue blindstamped cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Revised edition, edited by William Carew Hazlitt. Hazlitt was an eminent art and literature critic, a philosopher, and a famous bibliophile. Here his essays discuss poetry, authors, living in urban versus rural England, egotism, the pleasure of hatred, and various other topics. Very Good. Item #00009353

A Very Good book with the front hinge showing a hairline split and a small split to the cloth on the rear joint.

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