Literary By-Paths in Old England


Includes illustrations from photographs by the author. Green cloth cover features beautiful gilt decoration and decoration. Minimal edgewear and soil, binding tight. 6"x9" with 400 pages. The author explores England's literary places with chapters such as In Spenser's footsteps.--The home of Sir Philip Sidney.--Memorials of William Penn.--The birthplace of Gray's Elegy.--Gilbert White's Selborne.--Goldsmith's "Deserted village."--Burns in Ayrshire.--Keats and his circle.--In Carlyle's country.--Thomas Hood's homes and friends.--Royal Winchester.


  • Literary By-Paths in Old England
  • Henry C. Shelley
  • Little, Brown, and Company, 1906
  • First edition