A bright, tight copy in exceptional condition. Very light wear at head, heel and bottom edge. No markings. "WILLIAM SAMUEL LILLY (1840-1919), English man of letters...Lilly was a convert to Roman Catholicism, and from 1874 was secretary to the Catholic Union of Great Britain. His works include Ancient Religion and Modern Thought (1884); The Claims of Christianity (1894); Four English Humorists of the Nineteenth Century (1895), and Studies in Religion and Literature (1904)." EB, 11th ed.