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Guest, John (ed)

Essays by divers hands being the Transactions of the Royal Society of Literature. New series. Volume XXXVIII.

London, Oxford University Press 1975.

Reference: 13322
Price: £12 [convert currency]

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8vo. viii+ 158pp. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper.

Included here because it contains Boyd Alexander’s 1973 Tredegar Lecture to the Royal Society of Literature, on “William Beckford, Prince of Amateurs”. Other contributors to the volume include Harold Acton, Michael Holroyd, William Plomer and Dilys Powell. Not found in Millington.