The Life and Times of Sir Philip Sidney


This antique hardcover book is bound in brown cloth boards with decorative etching on the front and gilt lettering on the spine. Some foxing and spine damage; bookplate from private, 19th-century library on front inner board; most inner pages clean. A first edition of Sarah Matilda Henry Davis' biography of the Elizabethan poet Sir Philip Sidney. 281 pages, plus advertisements; approx. 5"x7".



  • The Life and Times of Sir Philip Sidney
  • Sarah Matilda Henry Davis
  • Ticknor and Fields, 1858
  • First edition