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Firkins, O. W.

$50.00

Signed by the author to Mr Smith "from his friend." Examines Jane Austen the novelist, the realist, and the woman. Includes the poem "To Jane Austen" by the author. Oscar Wilde Firkins was an early 20th century critic renowned for being a purist and reading everything as it was written, which caused him to learn a dozen languages. This is a very clean copy, with a little rubbing to top and bottom of spine, otherwise excellent condition. Henry Holt & Co., New York 1920. Hb. USED. $50.00