Item Detail

Item Number 3780
Title Pleasures Of Diaries Four Centuries of Private Writing, The
Author Blythe, Ronald (Edited by)
Condition F/F
Publisher Pantheon
Place Published New York
Date Published 1989
Edition 1st American Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes Fine book (clean, straight, tight; beige decorative boards, cloth backed spine; gilt lettering on spine and embossed design on front board) in a fine, price intact dust jacket (clean, crisp and bright, decorative front panel). This anthology contains substantial portions of some eighty diaries, providing both intriguing portraits of their authors and a witty study of the diarist's art (from dj). ; B&W Illustratio ns; 9 1/2" x 6 1/4"; 388 pages
LoC or ISBN 0394580176
Keyword(s) Ronald Blythe,Literature,History,Politics,England,Britain,Diaries
Category(ies) Biographies Politics Government War,History Travel Exploration Places,Texts Scholastic Reference Philosophy,Books about Books
Price $23.40