London: Chapman and Hall, 1873. Hardcover. 247pp. Octavo [22.5 cm] Blue pebbled cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and embossed designs on the covers. Fair condition only. The covers are rubbed and slightly darkened and soiled. The edges of the covers are slightly bumped, and the underlying boards are exposed briefly along the edges. The spine is faded, and has numerous small light moisture stains. There are 5 splits in the cloth along the joints of the spine. The longest split measures 4 inches long. There are several small losses from the cloth at the ends of the spine. The front free endsheet and the title page are detached, but present. The text block is starting to come away from the spine, and the underlying cords are visible at the beginning. There is a former owner's blind stamp on the front free endsheet. The rear endsheet has a 1 and 1/2 inch long crack along the hinge. The text block is cracked multiple times. As is. Item #27565
George Alfred Lawrence also wrote Guy Livingstone.