By: editor: George Birkbeck Norman Hill
Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1905
Seller ID: 39300
Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket
"He thinks in a peculiar train, and he thinks always as a man of genius; he looks round on Nature and on Life with the eye which Nature bestows only on a poet; the eye that distinguishes, in every thing presented to its view, whatever there is on which imagination can delight to be detained, and with a mind that at once comprehends the vast, and attends to the minute. " Samuel Johnson. Lives of the English Poets. 3 Vols. Edited by George Birkbeck Hill. Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1905. 8vo. Green leather back & green cloth boards, top edges gilt. Based on the octavo edition of 1783.... View More...