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A Group Of Noble Dames

By Hardy, Thomas




From the book:The pedigrees of our county families, arranged in diagrams on the pages of county histories, mostly appear at first sight to be as barren of any touch of nature as a table of logarithms. But given a clue - the faintest tradition of what went on behind the scenes, nd this dryness as of dust may be transformed into a palpitating drama. More, the careful comparison of dates alone - that of birth with marriage, of marriage with death, of one marriage, birth, or death with a kindred marriage, birth, or death - will often effect the same transformation, and anybody practised in raising images from such genealogies finds himself unconsciously filling into the framework the motives, passions, and personal qualities which would appear to be the single explanation possible of some extraordinary conjunction in times, events, and personages that occasionally marks these reticent family records. Out of such pedigrees and supplementary material most of the following stories have arisen and taken shape. I would make this preface an opportunity of expressing my sense of the courtesy and kindness of several bright-eyed Noble Dames yet in the flesh, who, since the first publication of these tales in periodicals, six or seven years ago, have given me interesting comments and conjectures on such of...


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A Group of Noble Dames

HARDY, THOMAS

London: Osgood, McIlvaine, 1896. A re-issue as vol. XV of The Wessex Novels; with a new preface by the author. Very nearly fine; signed by Hardy on the half-title.

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Group of Noble Dames (Works of Thomas Hardy in Prose and Verse, Vol 14)

Thomas Hardy

Ams Pr, 1984-06. Hardcover. Good.

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A GROUP OF NOBLE DAMES

Thomas Hardy

London: Osgood McIlvaine. 1891. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in the original cloth. 3 inch thin piece of clear tape to copyright page tiny owner inscription, lean to spine. First Edition of This Loosely-Connected Collection of Ten Stories of "Dames," Published Just before Tess Of The D'Urbervilles. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .

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A Group of Noble Dames

Hardy, Thomas

London: James R. Osgood, McIlvaine & Co, 1891. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first binding. (Purdy p. 62) 271pp. Buff, brown-flecked cloth decorated in gilt, yellow endpapers. Very Good+ with slightly darkened and rubbed spine with two tiny nicks along back edge, cloth a little bit mottled, former owner's name and 1891 date on first blank but internally quite nice. A collection of short stories in a frame narrative by the acclaimed Victorian-era English writer.

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A Group of Noble Dames

HARDY, Thomas

London: Osgood, McIlvaine, 1891. First. hardcover. very good. 8vo, cream cloth stamped in gilt with a design by Ricketts. London: Osgood, McIlvaine, (1891). First Edition. The binding is darkened & the spine moderately worn, but otherwise a very good solid copy. First collection of these stories in book form.

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A GROUP OF NOBLE DAMES

HARDY THOMAS:

LONDON, JAMES OSGOOD, 1891. FIRST EDITION, FULL RED MOROCCO, WITH NEW SPINE AND EARLIER BOARDS, TEG, WITH ORIGINAL COVER AND SPINE BOUND IN AT THE REAR, MARBLED ENDPAPERS. SLIGHT RUBBING TO BOARD EDGES BUT VERY GOOD. A HANDSOME COPY.

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A Group of Noble Dames

Hardy, Thomas

London: James R. Osgood, McIlvaine and Co, 1891. First edition, first binding, one of 2000 copies printed. [vi], 271 pp. 8vo. Original smooth white-brown cloth gilt. Lower hinge split but holding, slight lean, very good copy. First edition, first binding, one of 2000 copies printed. [vi], 271 pp. 8vo. Purdy, pp. 61-66

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Group of Noble Dames

HARDY, Thomas

HARDY, Thomas. A Group of Noble Dames. Orig. decorated cloth. N.Y.: Harpers, 1891. First American edition. A very good copy.

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A Group of Noble Dames

Thomas Hardy

UK: Osggod McIlvaine, 1891. 1st Edition 1891. Hardy's second collection of short stoires about country rustic life. Book is very good+ and in nice tight square condition. A little marking to the boards but overall bright. Contents very nice indeed. A little worming to rear endpaper and two name stamps to front. An attractive book. Digital images can be sent upon request. ref old number 2734. First Edition. Original Cloth. Very Good ++/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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A Group of Noble Dames.

HARDY, Thomas.

New York:: Harper and Brothers,, 1891.. First American edition.. original decorated cloth.. A bright, very near fine copy.. 12mo,. Illustrated.

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A Group of Noble Dames

Thomas Hardy

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Thomas Hardy

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A GROUP OF NOBLE DAMES

HARDY, Thomas

NY, HARPER, 1891, 1891. ORIGINAL OLIVE GREEN CLOTH FIRST AMERICAN EDITION VERY GOOD. 1st Edition. Hardcover.

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A Group of Noble Dames

Thomas Hardy

UK: Macmillan, 1903. New Edition 1903. Part of the Works of Thomas Hardy and complete in it's own right. Very nice cloth binding with decorative gold blocking. Book is very good++ and bright and clean. Edges very slightly rubbed. Contents good. Endpapers darkened and bookplate. More images can be taken upon request. Ref 13342. New Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good ++. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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A group of noble dames; that is to say: the first Countess of Wessex Barbara of the House of Grebe the Marchioness of Stonehenge Lady Mottisfont the Lady Icenway Squire Petrick's lady Anna Lady Baxby The Lady Penelope the Duchess of Hamptonshire 1891 [FULL LEATHER BOUND]

Hardy Thomas

2019. SUPER DELUXE EDITION. New. Antique look with Golden Leaf Printing and embossing with round Spine completely handmade binding(extra customization on request like Color Leather, Colored book, special gold leaf printing etc.) Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1891]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure in old look so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Lang: - eng, Pages 288. EXTRA 10 DAYS APART FROM THE NORMAL SHIPPING PERIOD WILL BE REQUIRED. (Normal Hardbound Edition is also available on request.)

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A GROUP OF NOBLE DAMES

HARDY, Thomas

Petherick, Melbourne. 1891. Colonial Edition. 8vo, 271pp. A good hardback copy in soft boards with gold lettering and black inlay lettering to rear cover. Front board scuffed and one corner folded and creased. Binding is slightly canted and lower corner bumped. Foxing to fore edges and brown spotting and some damage to corner fo prelims. .

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A Group of Noble Dames

Thomas Hardy

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A Group of Noble Dames

Hardy, Thomas

London: James R. Osgood, McIlvaine & Co, 1891. First edition. 1 vols. 8vo. In first binding, with smooth gilt-stamped cloth. A worn copy, cloth soiled, joints splitting, nonetheless a good, serviceable copy. First edition. 1 vols. 8vo. Purdy, pp. 61-66

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A Group of Noble Dames; A Changed Man and Other Tales; Life's Little Ironies

Hardy, Thomas

London: The Folio Society, 1994. Hardcovers with slipcase in very good condition. No jacket. Illustrated with black and white wood engravings by Peter Reddick. Spine of slipcase and rear board of 'A Changed Man' are lightly marked. Pages are clean and contents are clear throughout. HCW. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Reddick, Peter. Used.

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A Group of Noble Dames (Clear Print)

Thomas Hardy

2003-07-31. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A GROUP OF NOBLE DAMES

Hardy, Thomas

New York: Harper & Bros., 1891. Olive cloth, stamped in gilt and silver. Frontis and plates. First American edition. Extremities rubbed, endsheets lightly foxed, but a good, sound copy. PURDY, p.67.

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Thomas Hardy

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A Group of Noble Dames (Pocket Classics)

Thomas Hardy

1993-03-04. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Group of Noble Dames

Thomas Hardy

UK: Macmillan, 1922. Reprint 1922. Reprint of the Wessex Uniform edition. Very un-common deluxe full leather decorative binding. Book is very good++ and bright. Contents good. More images can be taken upon request. Ref 14252. Reprint. Full-Leather. Very Good ++. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.

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A Group of Noble Dames.

HARDY, Thomas.

Harpers, London., 1901. Reprint. The Wessex Novels Volume XV. Octavo. pp viii, 271. Frontispiece etching by H. Macbeth-Raeburn; map. Original gilt-decorated green cloth. Top edge gilt. Endpapers spotted. Very good indeed.

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A Group of Noble Dames

Thomas Hardy

UK: Macmillan, 1924. Reprint 1924. Reprint of the Wessex Uniform edition. Deluxe full leather decorative binding. Book is very good++ and quite bright. Spine tips lightly rubbed. Contents good. Darkened endpapers. More images can be taken upon request. Ref 14442 . Reprint. Full-Leather. Very Good ++. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.

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A Group Of Noble Dames - Volume XV of the Wessex Novels

Hardy, Thomas:

Macmillan and Co, London 1911 . Pocket edition reprint from 1891 edition. Previous owners inscription. Red boards cover with gilt title inlay front cover and spine.7x5", 271pp, good to vgood copy.

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A GROUP OF NOBLE DAMES

Hardy, Thomas

New York: Harper and Brothers, 1891. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Small Octavo. A very good copy bound in original brown cloth binding gilt lettering spine and front cover, white decorations spine and front cover. Piece missing top of ffep, owner inscription ffep, minimal cover edge wear. 292 pp.

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HARDY, Thomas

New York: Harper And Brothers, 1891. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Very good. Spine ends are rubbed. Foredges browned.

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A Group of Noble Dames

Thomas Hardy

Macmillan and Co, 1894-01-01. leatherbound. Good. (TV4) - 271 páginas - Macmillan�s Colonial Library - Cantos manchados - Encuadernado en tela completa verde - Tapas sucias - Regular estado.

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Hardy, Thomas

London: Osgood, McIlvaine & Co., 1896. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Another Edition. 200mm Tall, 8vo. A Collection of short stories. Ten members of a club each tell one story about a noble dame in the 17th or 18th century.  Red leather spine, red cloth covers.  Small inscription on front free endpaper. Back pastedown hinge cracked..

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A group of noble dames; that is to say: the first Countess of Wessex Barbara of the House of Grebe the Marchioness of Stonehenge Lady Mottisfont the Lady Icenway Squire Petrick's lady Anna Lady Baxby The Lady Penelope the Duchess of Hamptonshire 1891 [Leather Bound]

Hardy Thomas

2019. Leather Bound. New. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1891]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Lang: - eng, Pages 288. EXTRA 10 DAYS APART FROM THE NORMAL SHIPPING PERIOD WILL BE REQUIRED FOR LEATHER BOUND BOOKS. {FOLIO EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE.}

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A Group Of Noble Dames

Thomas Hardy

Hesperides Press, 2010-03-23. Paperback. Good.

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Hardy, Thomas

London: Macmillan and Co. Fair with no dust jacket. 1894. Hardcover. Gutter's cracked exposing spine webbing. Ink stain and off-setting to front free endpaper. Ex-Library with library label pasted down on front paste down. Some staining to boards. 1/8" tears to cloth at head of spine. 1/4" tears to cloth at tail of spine. 1/4" tear to cloth along front spine joint. 1/8" loss of cloth to all corners of boards except bottom rear corner which has 1/2" loss of cloth. Binding shaky.; [6], 271 + 8 pages advertisements. Blue cloth boards. "Macmillan's Colonial Library."; Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

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A Group of Noble Dames

Hardy, Thomas

1st World Library - Literary Society. Hardcover. 1421808684 Special order direct from the distributor . New.

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