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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: AINSWORTH, WILLIAM HARRISON Title: Crichton.
Description: London and New York, Frederick Warne. Hardback, Dustjacket: Good. Size: 8vo. Undated; illustrated (no illustrator credited). Maroon cloth-covered boards, gilt titles, mushroom-coloured dust jacket with maroon titles. 240 pages plus Appendix (to p 262) and one leaf of publisher's advertisements. A novel that starts in February 1579, in Navarre, and which is based around the life of James Crichton (1560-1582)- the original 'Admirable Crichton'. Condition: External page edges (especially top edges) foxed and stained. Dust jacket (price clipped) rolled and grubby. Boards a little bumped, but clean and bright. Previous owners' names to front free end paper. Foxing to prelims and a little also to early pages, but pages otherwise clean. One page of the Preface has been folded over at one time. Binding firm. Good.
Keywords: Historical novel, James Crichton, Admirable Crichton
Price: GBP 10.00 = appr. US$ 14.28 Seller: Duck Cottage Books
- Book number: 1165
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