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Young Sir Willoughby embarks on his romantic adventures, but his selfishness hinders his true happiness
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George Meredith 1828–1909, English novelist and poet. One of the great English novelists, Meredith wrote complex, often comic yet highly cerebral works that contain striking psychological character studies.
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Book Description Oxford University Press. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Seller Inventory # HBS-00152962-B
Book Description Oxford University Press, Incorporated, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1976. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 547 #ed pages. Slight edgewear/tear and surface soiling to dj. Seller Inventory # CN014777amz
Book Description Oxford University Press, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Type: Hardback The World's Classics. Introduction by Lord Dunsany. Small pocket-sized (3.75 x 6 inches) Hardcover Book in Very Good Condition. No jacket. Bound in navy cloth withsharp and bright gilt titles to spine, publisher's device blind-stamped on front. Clean and unmarked, a small scrape to bottom edge otherwise light wear to extremities. Backside has a whitish discoloration one half inch by one inch. Tight and solid sewn binding with slight wobble to spine. Free front endpaper has stamped info. on it. Prev owner name on title page. A few pages with underlined text, otherwise pages very clean and unmarked, no tears, no creases. George Meredith b. 1828; d. 1909. First published in book form (after serial publication in the 'Glasgow Weekly Herald') the autumn of 1879, in three volumes; in the World's Classics it was first published in 1947 and was reprinted 7 times, this volume the 7th, in 1974. This Edition is the World's Classics #508. A handy pocket-sized volume. The "Egoist is a tragicomic novel first published in 1879 about Sir Willoughby Patterne, a self-absorbed young man, and his attempts at marriage. The story focuses also on the difficulties of being a woman in Victorian society. 547 pages. 3.75 x 6. inches. Oxford University Press, London, England 1974. Seller Inventory # 014300
Book Description Oxford University Press, London, 1958. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Very Good. Oxford World Classics edition. Octavo hardback. xx + 488 pp. Very Good condition (lacks front free end paper) Blue cloth, gilt in Near Very Good unclipped dust jacket (brown marks left by selotape on the underside of the jacket - on the plus side this has helped preserve the jacket). No inscriptions. Seller Inventory # 066209
Book Description Oxford Univ Pr (T), 1968. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0192505084