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Book Condition: Good
Mid C19th red leather over marbled boards; raised bands, gilt ruling and black leather title label on spine; marbled endpapers. Leather a little rubbed at head of spine, small dent near foot of spine, tiny chips to left edge of title label, boards lightly grazed, good. Payn's first published work in prose (he had previously published two volumes of poetry): a collection of 22 stories and essays which had originally appeared in Chambers's Journal and Household Words.