Early Victorian Novelists Essays in Revaluation.
London: Constable & Co. Ltd., 1934. 8vo., [x], 332 pp. Original red cloth with titling in gilt to backstrip, top-edge red. Backstrip slightly sun-toned, some shelf wear; very good. First edition. Essays derived from a series of lectures on the Victorian novel delivered at Oxford University by the prominent British literary historian and biographer David Cecil. Chapter two is on Dickens, whom Cecil considers foundational regarding his subject.
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