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In Fancy Dress

SKU: 9522

In Fancy Dress

Date of publication:

  • 1886
  • Binding:

  • original publisher's cloth
  • Publisher:

  • Walter Scott
  • Edition:

  • first
  • Presentation copy inscribed to Edmund Grosse.

    The Brotherton Library in Leeds possesses another copy, inscribed "From the author", and with Gosse's bookplate; but the close association between T.J. Wise and Gosse's estate casts a little doubt on the history of their copy, however. Read more

    Condition & Materials

    An important presentation copy, inscribed "Edmund W. Gosse / with the author's kind regards". Covers darkened, spine chipped with small loss at head, and 30mm loss down one side, but a rare book.

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