In Deacon's Orders and Other Stories

In Deacon's Orders and Other Stories

Besant, Walter

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Place Published: New York
Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers
Date Published: 1895
Edition: First American edition
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 37584

Description

279; [2]pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Pale blue cloth with gilt lettering and decorative blue ink embellishments on the spine and front cover. Two pages of publisher's advertisements at the rear. Good. The cloth on the spine and covers is unevenly browned. The spine ends and corners of the covers are moderately bumped. The text block is cracked a few times. Pp. 278-279 have darkened patches, from something having been laid in. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his notes in pencil on the front free endsheet. In Hubin.

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Short stories, some fantastic, such as The Equal Woman and The Shrinking Shoe.



By This Author: Besant, Walter
By This Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers