1943 - Classics Club
Published for the Classics Club By Walter J. Black/ New York
A set with a concentration in philosophy and literature.
24 volumes (Out of 30 which makes a Complete Set
The Odyssey of Homer
On The Nature of Things By Lucretius
Selected Works of Cicero
Paradise Lost and Other Poems By John Milton
A Tale of Two Cities/ By Charles Dickens( has some staining to front cover)
The Praise of Folly/ By Desiderius Erasmus
The Golden Treasury/ By Francis Turner Palgrave
Selected Poems/ By Walt Whitman
Selected Poems By Robert Browning
Selected Poems of Horace
The Best of Ralph Waldo Emerson
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Francis Bacon; Essays and New Atlantis
Two Years Before the MastBy Richard Henry Dana, Jr.
The History of Henry Esmond By William Makepeace Thackeray
Plutarach; Selected Lives and Essays
John Locke; On Politics and Education
Aristotle; On Man In The Universe
Epictetus; Discourses and Enchiridion
The Way of All Flesh; By Samuel Butler
Michel de Montaigne; Selected Essays
The Utopia of Sir Thomas More
In a gray cloth with red detail to front board, black and red detail with gilt
detail/lettering to spine, illustrated frontispiece, bindings tight, clean pages. Some spines/ covers have sun-fading to a grayish-beige color.
Size of each volume: 5 3/8” x 7 1/2”
A very handsome set of different acclaimed works!