Granny’s Books : Imaginary Conversations – Walter Savage Landor
Green, Cloth bound, gilt lettering, no dust cover
A delightful copy of pocket collection in 1947
Price includes UK postage and packing.
The book is in very good condition considering it has been around for 80 years
The book seems only lightly read.
It is clean inside with no illustrations
The red coloured ribbon bookmark is intact, but a little bit short
publication consisting of five volumes of imaginary conversations, mainly between historical people of classical Greece and Rome, composed by the English author Walter Savage Landor. Landor’s fame rests on this prose. The work is noted as a specimen of poetic prose full of rich imagery and ornate diction as seen in De Quincey.
Title: Imaginary Conversations
Author: Walter Savage Landor
Publisher: Oxford University Press – part of The World’s Classics collection
Binding: Green Cloth Hardback
Book Condition: Good
Printed: mid 1947
introduction by Ernest de Selincourt Reprint
15 x 10 cm Hardback.