Item #48775 The Portable Matthew Arnold. Matthew ARNOLD.

The Portable Matthew Arnold.

New York: The Viking Press, 1949. Hardcover. Edited and with introduction by Lionel Trilling. 16mo. Grey cloth with brown lettering, pictorial dust jacket. viii, 659pp, (2pp ads). Near fine/near fine. Item #48775

Superbly tight and bright first edition of, as jacket front panel touts, "The only one-volume edition containing a full selection of poems, critical essays, political writings, letters" of the prolific 19th century poet and critic (1822-88). Seldom seen in this exceptional condition.

Price: $45.00

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