Studies in Style (1900)

By: Helm, W. H. [William Henry Helm]

Price: £30.00

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Book Condition: Good


Original green cloth, lettered in gilt; top edge gilt. Corner scuffed, light grazing, a few light marks, a few foxing spots, good++. A series of brief parodies of fashionable styles in fiction and fashionable authors. The stories and targets include: The Vengeance of Vanilla (Marie Corelli), Ella's Mistake (improving fiction for girl readers), Rotundity (Emile Zola), The Botolph Lane Forgery (crime fiction), Uchgtred of the Iron Hoof (S. R. Crockett), A Fatal Sin (shilling shockers), The Lover of the Jug (Richard Le Galliene), Across the Aeons (science fiction), Green Oceans (W. Clark Russell).

Title: Studies in Style (1900)

Author Name: Helm, W. H. [William Henry Helm]

Categories: First Editions, Short Stories,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1900

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: VN2431

Keywords: Parody, satire, crime, science fiction, Marie Corelli, Emile Zola, S. R. Crockett, Richard le Gallienne, W. Clark Russell