This book is from the Harvard Classics Series published in 1910 by P.F. Collier and Son. This is volume 27 of the series. This book is hardcover and it is a library discard book.
This volume contains English essays. There are a total of 24 essays. Included in this volume are The Defense of Poesy by Sir Philip Sydney, A Letter of Advice to a Young Poet by Johnathan Swift, The Education of Women by Daniel Defoe, On Poesy or Art by Samuel Taylor Coleridge and Machiavelli by Thomas Babington Macaulay.
This book is old and does show signs of age. There is wear to the corners, covers and spine.
The binding is loose and is beginning to separate. There is a stain on the inside front cover.
There are markings on several pages, as well as inside the covers and on the spine that indicate this was a library book.
The book has a total of 421 pages. There are no missing or torn pages.