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Book Description

Julia Kavanagh was Irish though lived for a long time in France. The book has a factual basis to the story, set in the Auvergne.
Dealer Notes
Copac records one copy only for this date 1851, and that is also the second edition at the University of Oxford. However, the present copy does not collate, Copac has [2] iv 336. and the printer is J B Nichols whereas the copy here is printed by Woodfall and Kinder. Worldcat reports two 1851 second editions. The current copy has the author's preface to the second edition, dated likewise 1851.
Author Julia Kavanagh
Date 1851 second edition
Binding Recent half calf and marbled boards, original? endpapers
Publisher R Bentley
Condition Near fine, pp237-244 small liquid drop top centre of page
Pages vii, 256

Price: £300.00

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