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Lavender & Old Lace

by Reed , Myrtle

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket


New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1902. First edition . This is the First edition of this book by Grosset & Dunlapp under arrangements with the publisher G. P. Putnam. Very good condition hardcover book. NOT an ex library copy. Has the previous owners name and address written inside the front cover otherwise the book is notation free. The book is tightly bound and square and the pages are very clean, bright and free from foxing. A very nice copy of an important book. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Book summary

Lavender and Old Lace is a Victorian romance novel written by Myrtle Reed and published Sep. , 1902. It tells the story of some remarkable women, each of whom have a unique experience with love. The book follows in Reed’s long history of inciting laughter and tears in her readers through provocative prose. She was often witty in dialogue and dispensing in advice, while gingerly skirting the moral issues.

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