50 Vol Harvard Classics The 5 Foot Shelf of Books (Missing Vol 43) 1909-1910 HC


Item Details:

  • Title: Harvard Classics The Five Foot 
  • Editor: Charles W. Eliot 
  • Publisher: P. F. Collier & Son Company 
  • Copyright: 1909-1910
  • Edition: Unstated 

Titles Include: 

  1. Franklin, Woolman, Penn
  2. Plato, Epictetus, Marcus, Aurelius
  3. Bacon, Milton's Prose, Sir Thomas Browne
  4. Complete Poems in English, Milton 
  5. Essays and English Traits 
  6. Poems and Songs, Burns
  7. Confessions of St. Augustine, Imitation of Christ
  8. Nine Greek Dramas
  9. Letters and Treatise of Cicero and Pliny 
  10. Wealth of Nations, Adam Smith
  11. Origin of Species, Darwin 
  12. Plutarch's Lives 
  13. Aeneid, Virgil
  14. Don Quixote Part I, Cervantes
  15. Pilgrim's Progress, Donne & Herbert, Bunyan, Walton 
  16. The Thousand and One Nights
  17. Folklore and Fable Aesop, Grimm, Andersen
  18. Modern English Drama
  19. Faust, Egmont, Etc., Doctor Faustus, Goethe, Marlowe
  20. The Divine Comedy, Dante
  21. I Promessi Sposi, Manzoni
  22. The Odyssey, Homer
  23. Two Years Before the Mast, Dana
  24. On the Sublime French Revolution Etc., Burke
  25. Autobiography Etc., Essays and Address, J. S. Mill, T. Carlyle
  26. Continental Drama
  27. English Essays, Sidney to Macaulay
  28. Essays, English, and American
  29. Voyage of the Beagle, Darwin
  30. Faraday, Helmhotlz, Kelvin, Newcomb, Etc. 
  31. Autobiography, Benvenuto Cellini
  32. Literary and Philosophical Essays, Montaigne Sainte Beuve Renan Etc. 
  33. Voyages and Travels
  34. French and English Philosophers, Descartes, Voltaire, Rousseau, Hobbes
  35. Chronicle and Romance, Froissart, Malory, Holinshed
  36. Machiavelli, More, Luther
  37. Locke, Berkeley, Hume
  38. Harvey, Jenner, Lister, Pasteur
  39. Famous Prefaces
  40. English Poetry 1 Chaucer to Gray 
  41. English Poetry 2 Collins to Fitzgerald
  42. English Poetry 3, Tennyson to Whitman
  43. (Missing)
  44. Sacred Writings 1
  45. Sacred Writings 2
  46. Elizabethan Drama 1
  47. Elizabethan Drama 2
  48. Thoughts and Minor Works, Pascal
  49. Epic and Saga
  50. Introduction, Reader's Guide, Indexes
  51. Lectures


  • Books are in good condition
  • Soiling, foxing, and fading of covers
  • Text blocks are soiled and darkened with age, readability unaffected
  • Pages throughout have darkened with age
  • Rubbing of corners and edges with fraying of tails and heads
  • Volume 12 has torn front hinge and pencil markings on text block, readability unaffected
  • Pages 147 to 162 are dogeared in Volume 13
  • Pages 131 to 154 are dogeared in Volume 25
  • Volume 49 text block has scratched edges, readability is unaffected
  • Volume 50 text block is slightly chipped, readability unaffected
  • Spines are detached from text block, pages still firm
  • Binding is tight, interiors are clean  
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