My Lady of the Bass (1903)

By: Burchell, Sidney Herbert

Price: £15.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Second Edition. Original light blue cloth, lettered and illustrated in black (gilt on spine). Foxing on fore-edges and prelims, undated signature on front free endpaper, very good. Scarce historical novel. In 1691 Jacobite supporters imprisoned on Bass Rock (the rocky volcanic island in the Firth of Forth), rebelled and seized their prison. They held out against government forces for 3 years "the last fraction of the United Kingdom to support, by active and successful resistance, the cause of Jacobitism".

Title: My Lady of the Bass (1903)

Author Name: Burchell, Sidney Herbert

Categories: Historical Novels,

Publisher: London, Gay & Bird: 1903

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 03828