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Hardback, approx 8 x 5 inches. Brown pebbled cloth in ‘quarter-bound style’ with gilt lettering to spine and front and black line details to boards. Maroon endpapers. In very good condition. Some rubbing to edges and corners, ends of spine rubbed with some small nicks. Front endpapers cracked, “W.H. Smith” embossed stamp to front, a couple of minor handling marks and a couple of light foxing spots to rear cat pages else a very clean and tight copy. 331pp + 32pp cat. (dated Sept 1889.) With Thirty-four Illustrations (8 full-page plates) by Maurice Greiffenhagen and Charles Kerr. The third title in the Allan Quatermain series (following "King Solomon’s Mines" and "Allan Quatermain"); the tale of Allan’s second wife Stella is a classic African fantasy adventure, complete with magic and ghosts, plus Haggard’s trademark gripping narrative style.
Title: Allan's Wife. And Other Tales. With Thirty-four Illustrations by Maurice Greiffenhagen and Charles Kerr.
Categories: H. RIDER HAGGARD,
Publisher: London, Spencer Blackett, 1889 1st. edition:
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Seller ID: 81073
Keywords: H. RIDER HAGGARD H. RIDER HAGGARD, Allan's Wife, Other Tales, Allan Quatermain, African fantasy adventure, 1889 1st. edition, 34 illustrations, 8 plates, Maurice Greiffenhagen and Charles Kerr,