The Old Maids' Club
Zangwill, I. (Israel) , F. H. Townsend(illus.)
Place Published: London
Publisher: William Heinemann
Date Published: 1892
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 37701
326; 16pp. Octavo [19.5 cm] Orange cloth covered boards with a decorative gilt stamped title on the spine, and a brown ink stamped title with bird vignettes on the front cover. Top edge trimmed; other edges rough-trimmed. Good. The spine and covers have a general layer of mild soiling, and the cloth on the covers is rippled. Rubbed and bumped at the extremities. The hinges are going. The front free endsheet has a small blind stamp and a contemporary owner's name. The pages have episodic small light stains. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle.
With 44 illustrations by F. H. Townsend. Humorous stories, some fantastic.