Author:Cecil, David


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Early Victorian Novelists

By: Cecil, David

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Penguin Pelican: 1948

Seller ID: 12741

Condition: Very Good

253pp, the edges browning a little with age, blue and white paperback covers. Previous owner's name to flyleaf. otherwise clean and tight. A major study of Dickens, Thackeray, the Brontes, Mrs Gaskell, Trollope and George Eliot. View more info

A Portrait of Jane Austen

By: Cecil, David

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Constable: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16975

ISBN: 094624003

Condition: Very Good

A heavy book of 208pp. Complete illustrated dustjacket. Colour and b + w illustrations. Original owner's name to the flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. With the aid of material drawn from Jane Austen's letters, her novels, and other people's recollections of her, Lord David Cecil's biography reconstructs her living personality and explores its relation to her art and the society in which she lived. View more info

The English Poets

By: Cecil, Lord David

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Collins: 1942

Seller ID: 8248

Condition: Very Good

48pp, blue and white card covers, a little rubbed to edges. Many colour and b + w illustrations. Gift inscription, otherwise clean. Poets from Chaucer to Bridges - part of the Britain in Pictures series. View more info

Impressions of English Literature

By: Turner, W J (ed) and O'Brien, Kate and Cecil, David and Greene, Graham and Bowen, Elizabeth and Woodward, E L

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Collins: 1944

Seller ID: 6536

Condition: Very Good

Part of the Britain in Pictures series. 2nd impression. A large book of 324pp, with orange cloth covered boards, a little sun faded to spine, no dustjacket. Many attractive full-page colour illustrations, as well as b + w illustrtaions. Original owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Essays include Lord David Cecil on The English Poets, Graham Greene on British Dramatists and Elizabeth Bowen on The English Novelists. View more info