THE ENGLISH SPIRIT. Essays in Literature and History

By: Rowse, A. L.

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This new edn is by more than half a new book. The author has omitted the topical essays that have become outdated. In their place, it begins with four new Shakespeare pieces, including the full length essay, 'The Problem of Shakespeare's Sonnets Solved' - a memorial lecture to the Royal Society of Literature - which sums up Dr Rowse's conclusive contribution to that discussion. The book closes with another substantial essay, 'Sir Winston Churchill as an Historian.' Usual ex lib marks/labels/stamps. D/w worn. Extremities of boards rubbed, head/tail of spine bumped. Gilt titling to spine. 276pp. INTERNALLY CLEAN AND TIGHT.; 003069; Ex-Library; 8vo

Title: THE ENGLISH SPIRIT. Essays in Literature and History

Author Name: Rowse, A. L.

Categories: Older/Uncatalogued,

Edition: New Edn

Publisher: London, MacMillan & Co Ltd: 1966

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 003069

Keywords: Shakespeare Literature History Sir Winston Churchill Queen Elizabeth I Historians Tudor Horace Walpole Rudyard Kipling.