Selections from Addison's Papers in the "Spectator." Essay on "Addison." by Lord Macaulay.
"As used in the high schools of Boston." Addison selections include Visit to Westminster Abbey, Punning, Visit to the Royal Exchange, Ways of Filling up Time, The True Character of Great Men, The "Spectator" at the Country House of Sir Roger de Coverley, The "Spectator" at the County Assizes, Brevity of the English Tongue, Vision of Mirza, Great Genius, Good-Nature, Exercise and Temperance, Discretion, Sir Roger in Town, Sir Roger at a Play, Cheerfulness, Gesture, Taste, The Golden Scales, Method, Ways of Giving Advice, Death of Sir Roger de Coverley. The last 126 pages are Macaulay's chatty essay on Addison. Clean, solid copy with visible wear to cloth cover and previous owner's signature on first free endpaper. Estes and Lauriat. Boston. 1879. Hb. USED. $15.00