Thomas Traherne. Poems, Centuries, and Three Thanksgivings

By: Ridler, Anne (editor)

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Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


The Oxford Standard Authors edition. In dark blue cloth-covered boards, with bright gilt lettering to the spine, and blind-stamped logo to the front cover. In the original publishers' pale turquoise based, white titled, decorated and unclipped dust-jacket. Front cover design by Reynolds Stone. A little fading to the base colour of the d/j spine but the white titling still clear.. The d/j is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks VG. The top page edge is a faded pale blue with a few spots/flecks, but the remaining fore-edges are very clean. Internally two very small browny spots on the reverse of the ffep, but o/w the text block is VERY GOOD, clean, tight and bright with NO Inscriptions or other marks. (xviii) + 427 pp. "This selection of prose and poetry by Thomas Traherne is based on the Oxford English Texts collection - but the texts have been collated again with the MSS. It includes all the poems from the Bodleian Lib MSS. , with additional poems from the British Museum MS... An Appendix gives short extracts from another prose work - Christian Ethicks - to show the context of the poems which are reprinted from that book." . Overall a VG copy. See Images. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: Thomas Traherne. Poems, Centuries, and Three Thanksgivings

Author Name: Ridler, Anne (editor)

Categories: Poetry/War Poetry, Theology. Religions. Jewish, Eng Lit, Lit Crit & Shakespeare,

Edition: 1st Thus

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press,: 1966

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 119962

Keywords: Thomas Traherne. Poems, Centuries, And Three Thanksgivings. Anne Ridler (editor) . Oxford University Press. Thomas Traherne. Thomas Traherne (1636 or 1637 c.1674) was an English poet, clergyman, theologian, and religious writer. This selection of prose and poetry by Thomas Traherne is based on the Oxford English Texts collection - but the texts have been collated again with the MSS. It includes all the poems from the Bodleian Lib MSS., with additional poems from the British Museum MS... An Appendix gives short extracts from another prose work - Christian Ethicks - to show the context of the poems which are reprinted from that book.