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Page 155 - To MESSRS. ELKIN MATHEWS AND JOHN LANE almost more than to any other, we take it, are the thanks of the grateful singer especially due ; for it is they who have managed, by means of limited editions and charming workmanship, to impress bookbuyers with the belief that a volume may have an aesthetic and commercial value. They have made it possible to speculate in the latest discovered poet, as in a new company — with the difference that an operation in the former can be done with three half-crowns.
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Page 161 - LE GALLIENNE (RICHARD). THE BOOK BILLS OF NARCISSUS, An Account rendered by RICHARD LE GALLIENNE. Third Edition. With a Frontispiece.
Page 161 - The Religion of a Literary Man." 5s. net. LE GALLIENNE (RICHARD). GEORGE MEREDITH : Some Characteristics. With a Bibliography (much enlarged) by JOHN LANE, portrait, etc. Third Edition. Crown 8vo. 5s. 6d. net. ELKIN MATHEWS &• JOHN LANE LE GALLIENNE (RICHARD). THE RELIGION OF A LITERARY MAN.