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Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage

Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18

Regular price $350

This is an antique complete collection of The The Columbia University Course in Literature published in New York by the Columbia University Press in 1928-29.   These are perfect for homeschooling, for reading, and for home decor staging of bookshelves!

Volumes have dark red/maroon bindings with blind-stamped floral borders on the front covers with a gold stamped medallion.  The spines are heavily embellished in gold.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1928-29.

Very good condition for 94-year-old books!  Light even toning to page stack. A few random page tears.

The set measures 29" across, 8.75" tall, and 6" front to back.
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The set is a comprehensive introduction to world literature with fabulously decorated end pages by Paul Lanne.   
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Included are:
Volume 1     The wisdom of the East.
Volume 2     The glory that was Greece.
Volume 3     The power of Rome
Volume 4     Medieval song and story.
Volume 5     The voice of Italy.
Volume 6     Old France and the revolution.
Volume 7     Romance and realism in modern France.
Volume 8    The great literature of small nations.
Volume 9    The German mind.
Volume 10   Scandinavian and Slavonic literature
Volume 11   Shakespeare to Dryden.
Volume 12   Pope to Burns.
Volume 13   The romantic revival in England.
Volume 14   The great Victorians.--
Volume 15   Writers of modern England.
Volume 16   Early days in America.
Volume 17   The American tradition in letters.
Volume 18   Writers of modern America.

Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage
Columbia University Course in Literature, Decorative Book Set, S/18 - Decades of Vintage