Scarce Jane Austen ([ 1922 ])

Austen, Jane

Love & Friendship and Other Early Works

Published: Chatto & Windus

Date: [ 1922 ]

First printed in 1922 from the original ms. by Jane Austen with a preface by G. K. Chesterton. Quarter red cloth spine with gilt titling; red paper-covered boards with elaborate gilt decoration. A pretty binding with edgewear; fading, light fraying and a few marks to spine; some dulling to gilt. Internally clean except for owner's signature to first blank; offsetting to eps; minor spotting to prelims, end-matter and page edges. 140 pp.; tissue-guarded frontis.; colour illustrated endpapers. Contents: Love and Friendship; Lesley Castle; The History of England; Collection of Letters; Scraps.

Condition
Good Plus

Binding
Hardcover

£24

Offered by Bath and West Books