(HARDY) TAYLOR, R.H.:
Title Emma Hardy Diaries.
Publisher Mid Northumb.Arts Group 1985 (1st.)
Seller ID 53617
4to. In light blue cloth covers with red to spine. With dustwrapper. 216pp. All diaries reproduced in photographic form. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly rubbed at top edge. Small marks to back. Owner’s rubber stamp on front flyleaf). Not price clipped. Owner’s bookplate on front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. Emma Hardy’s surviving diaries, published in full facsimile, cover periods between 1874 and 1897. Emma’s vigorous writing is directed by a determined mind, sure in its views, and this quality consistently holds the reader’s interest. These diaries, enhanced by Emma Hardy’s sketches, are fascinating in themselves and for the glimpse they afford of the wife of one of England’s foremost writers. Richard Taylor has provided a full introduction, notes, and a transcription of the text.
Biographies/ Letters/ Diaries/ Company Histories/ etc. Thomas Hardy TAYLOR, R.H, Emma Hardy Diaries, Thomas Hardy, facsimile, sketches, 1874 and 1897, transcription.