LIFE AND LITERATURE ... Selected and Edited with an Introduction by John Erskine. New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1917. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-x [xi-xii] 1-393 [394-396: blank], original red cloth, printed paper label affixed to spine panel, t.e.g., fore and bottom edges rough trimmed. First edition. A third selection from the lectures Hearn delivered at the University of Tokyo between 1896 and 1902, a sequel to Erskine's earlier compilations: INTERPRETATIONS OF LITERATURE (1915) and APPRECIATIONS OF POETRY (1916). BAL 7959. Bookplate affixed to front paste-down. A bright, clean, nearly fine copy. (#164097).
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