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Hardback, approx 8 x 6 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front. Gilt vignette to front. Blind paneled boards. In dustwrapper with red lettering to spine and black lettering to front. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine darkened and rubbed with lost portion in middle. Edges rubbed and chipped with some minor tears, some handling and darkening. In protective sleeve.) Some minor rubbing to spine and rubbing to corners of cloth. Some darkening to endpapers. Macmillan bookplate to front “Advance Review Copy, 1.10.22.” Embossed stamp to corner of title page “Presentation Copy.” Bookseller label to front “H.V. Day Dorchester.” Else a very clean and tight copy. 77pp. With b/w frontis and one illustration reproduced from drawings by Thomas Hardy. First edition with original dustwrapper which has facsimile of author’s MS Title Page.
Title: The Famous Tragedy of the Queen of Cornwall. At Tintagel in Lyonnesse. A New Version of an Old Story. Arranged as a play for Mummers. In One Act requiring no theatre or scenery.
Categories: HARDY, THOMAS,
Publisher: Macmillan & Co. 1923 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 79684
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