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Book Condition: Fair
Three volumes in original blindstamped navy-blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spines, light blue flower-patterned endpapers. Corners scuffed and bumped, a few light marks on boards, spine ends have nicks and small chips, light cracking to inner joint papers, repaired split to cloth on hinge of Volume III, a fair set. Wolff . A plot novel, partly turning on the favourite Victorian device of the invalidity of "marriage with deceased wife's sister" (the bar on such marriages was lifted by Act of Parliament in 1907).