Round About a Great Estate

By: JEFFERIES, RICHARD:

Price: £30.00

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Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. Blue cloth with decorative embossed and black edging to boards, gilt leaf vignette to front, gilt lettering to spine. Light brown endpapers. In very good condition. Spine faded and chipped at ends. Minor bumps to corners. Some minor marks and rubbing to boards. Bookplate to front endpaper “Francis Frederick Fox.” With bookseller label to corner “Frederick H. Hutt, London.” Some minor odd foxing to contents page and first page, else pages all very clean and tight throughout. 204pp + 4pp cat. Leaf design to title page. This book comprises essays from the "Pall Mall". It draws heavily on Jefferies’ memories of his father, grandfather, and more distant kin, and can be considered as his best country book.

Title: Round About a Great Estate

Author Name: JEFFERIES, RICHARD:

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: London, Smith Elder & Co., 1880 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 81953

Keywords: Literature Literature, Natural History, farming, Jefferies, Estate, Pall Mall, Smith Elder & Co., 1880, 1st, Francis Frederick Fox, Frederick H. Hutt, London,