first edition Original publisher's brown cloth binding with gilt stamped spine letterin & boards stamped in blind
1861 · London
by [Boyd, Andrew Kennedy Hutchison. 1825 - 1899]
London: Parker Son and Bourn West Strand, 1861. 1st Edition. Original publisher's brown cloth binding with gilt stamped spine letterin & boards stamped in blind. Gilt bright. A bit cocked. Armorial bookplate of Edward Taylor. A VG - VG+ copy.. iv, 382, [1 (advert)] pp. T.p. printer's ornament. Head- tailpieces. Decorative initial capital letters. 8vo. 8" x 4-7/8"
Concerning the parson's choice between town and country -- Concerning disappointment and success -- Concerning giving up and coming down -- Concerning the worries of life, and how to meet them -- Concerning the dignity of dulness -- Concerning growing old -- Concerning Scylla and Charybdis; with some thoughts upon the swing of the pendulum -- Concerning churchyards -- Concerning summer days -- Conclusion. (Inventory #: 48237)