By: Various Authors: George Meredith, Beatrice May Butt, John Dangerfield, Mrs Cashel Hoey
London, Ward, Lock & Tyler: 1877
Edition: 1st Edition
Seller ID: 82112
Condition: Very Good
Contains: The House on the Beach by George MEREDITH. Short novel. Hester by Beatrice May BUTT. Short novel. Short stories include: Professor Hoffman's Folly by John DANGERFIELD, Kate Cronin's Dowry by Mrs Cashel HOEY. Late C19th black leather over black cloth, lettered in gilt on spine; brown endpapers. Lightly scuffed, very good. Meredith's short novel (81 pp) was not published in book form in England until included in The Tale of Chloe seventeen years later. The New Quarterly was a bold experiment to introduce a substantial literary magazine issued at quarterly intervals rather than weekly o... View More...