"The Yale Editions of Horace Walpole's Correspondence, Volume 1" by Horace Walpole

The Yale Editions of Horace Walpole's Correspondence, Volume 1 With the Rev. William Cole, I Horace Walpole, W. S. Lewis

Series:
The Yale Edition of Horace Walpole's Correspondence
Format:
Hardback
Publication date:
10 Sep 1937
ISBN:
9780300006841
Imprint:
Yale University Press
Dimensions:
450 pages: 254 x 171mm

The Yale Edition of Horace Walpole's Correspondence, encompasses as it does politics, society, literature, the arts, and antiquarianism, constitutes a conspectus of the life and thought of the eighteenth century. Indeed, the serious student of the time, whatever his field of interest, will find that Walpole and his correspondents have said something, perhaps a great deal, about it. The emphasis in this edition of Walpole correspondences is upon their value to scholars as the most informative record in letters of his time.