New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1854. Third American Edition. Hardcover. 376p plus several advertisements in back. A tan cloth hardcover book in good condition. Bottom of spine scuffed. Previous owner's pen inscription on title page. Scattered mild foxing, but otherwise, text clean and binding secure. Item #166008
Profiles of such writers as John Milton, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and many more.