Smith, Elder & Co, 1882, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition
brown end-papers; Author's preface followed by three Irish essays being: 'The Incompatibles I & II' (on the Irish Land Bill) & �An Unregarded Irish Grievance� of which John O�Leary writes that "There are very good things in Matthew Arnold�s papers on Ireland and things Irish; he is always more or less suggestive and mostly very sympathetic, if occasionally, as is almost invariably the case with his countrymen, more than a little patronizing.' Other essays are: 'Ecce, Convertimur Ad Gentes'; 'The Future of Liberalism'; A Speech at Eton'; 'The French Play in London'; 'Copyright' and 'Prefaces to Poems'. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 308 pages. Some light wear to top & bottom of spine & outer corners. Gilt titles spine. rear inner hinge was starting but has been re-glued. blue cloth with blind-stamped outer borders front & rear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Literature & Literary; Ireland; 19th century; Politics & Government. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3969.