Essays and Characters by William Hazlitt


Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Date unknown. Early to Mid 1900s. Thomas Nelson and Sons. Boards protected by mylar sleeve, torn in places. Small volume 6.5 x 4 in. Clean interior.

William Hazlitt (1778 – 1830) was an English essayist, drama and literary critic, painter, social commentator, and philosopher. He is now considered one of the greatest critics and essayists in the history of the English language, placed in the company of Samuel Johnson and George Orwell.