Edmund Pearson Queer Books

ISBN 13: 9780875567631

Queer Books

 
9780875567631: Queer Books
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This vintage book contains a collection of essays written by Edmund Pearson, and man at one time renowned as the most famous librarian in the United States. This intriguing volume contains essays on a variety of subjects ranging from temperance novels and 4th of July speeches to awful poetry, etiquette books, and beyond. A highly amusing volume, "Queer Books" will appeal to all with a love of language and literature, and it would make for a worthy addition to any collection. Contents include: "Temperance Novels," "Making the Eagle Scream," "Alonzo and Melissa," "The Tribe of Gifted Hopkins," "The Unfortunate Lovers," "Genteel Behaviour, I," "Genteel Behaviour, II," "Crotchets," "Side-Whiskers and Seduction," "The Baedeker of Banner Elk," "Lilies and Languors," "From Sudden Death, I," "From Sudden Death, II," et cetera. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete with the original artwork and text.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

(No Available Copies)

Search Books:



Create a Want

If you know the book but cannot find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for it on your behalf as new inventory is added. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you!

Create a Want

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781473330771: Queer Books

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1473330777 ISBN 13:  9781473330771
Publisher: White Press, 2016
Softcover