A jar of honey from Mount Hybla /by Leigh Hunt ; illustrated by Richard Doyle.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-318861

Description

200 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm

Details

Descriptive Terms

Pastoral poetry.

Originator

Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859.

Contents

Introduction -- Sicily, and its mythology -- Glances at ancient Sicilian history and biography -- Theocritus -- Norman times; legend of King Robert -- Italian and English pastoral -- Scotch pastoral -- Return to Sicily and Mount ¥tna -- Bees -- Miscellaneous feelings respecting Sicily, its music, its religion, and its modern poetry -- Overflowings of the jar.

Publication

London : Smith, Elder and Co.

Description

200 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm

Notes

Added title-page, illus.
Rebound in leather. Original cover included in back.
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica

Call Number

CPT CPT-01-110.18

Places

Sicily (Italy)
Italy