Flower of the Dust (1915)

By: Oxenham, John [ie William Arthur Dunkerley]

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Book Condition: Good


Undated first edition [1915]. Coloured frontispiece. Original green cloth, lettered and decorated in black and white on front board, lettered in gilt on spine. Corners rubbed, gilt on spine oxidised, undated signature on front free endpaper, good. "St Hilary Brown was born on a canal boat and nurtured on a dust-heap. But I count her as worthy of canonisation as any..." Hilary grows up and dedicates her life to nursing: she is killed in Peking during the Boxer Rebellion.

Title: Flower of the Dust (1915)

Author Name: Oxenham, John [ie William Arthur Dunkerley]

Categories: First Editions,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1915

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 92137