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The Frozen Deep (Gill and Company First Edition, 1874) by Wilkie Collins - First American Edition - 1875 - from Mary Riversong (SKU: 31WilkieCollinsFrozenDeep)

The Frozen Deep (Gill and Company First Edition, 1874)

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The Frozen Deep (Gill and Company First Edition, 1874)

by Wilkie Collins

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Good-/No dust jacket
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SCARCE. THE FROZEN DEEP BY WILKIE COLLINS, AUTHOR OF "THE WOMAN IN WHITE" AND "THE MOONSTONE". PUBLISHED BY WILLIAM F. GILL AND COMPANY, BOSTON, 1874, 1ST AMERICAN EDITION. ILLUSTRATED BY ALFRED FREDERICKS. 5 x 7 3/4. 237 pages. Green cloth boards with Black and gold gilt titling and ornamentation that remains fairly bright. Owner inscription dates the volume to December 24, 1874. Tight binding, bright pages. There is a liquid spill on a couple of pages as shown in our photos. USED. GOOD CONDITION. ANTIQUARIAN. Will ship from United States. SUMMARY: "The Frozen Deep' was adapted for reading from the 1857 stage play of the same name during the Boston part of Collins's 1874 tour of America. It was further extended for book publication in The Frozen Deep and Other Stories (1874) and serialised in Temple Bar, August--September 1874."

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Synopsis

The date is between twenty and thirty years ago. The place is an English sea-port. The time is night. And the business of the moment is - dancing.

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Details

Bookseller
Mary Riversong US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
31WilkieCollinsFrozenDeep
Title
The Frozen Deep (Gill and Company First Edition, 1874)
Author
Wilkie Collins
Illustrator
Alfred Fredericks
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good-
Jacket condition
No dust jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
First American Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William F. Gill
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1875
Keywords
Wilkie Collins, Woman in White, Gothic Novel, Adventure, Antiquarian, First Edition, Alfred Fredericks, Illustrator,
Bookseller catalogs
For Sale; History; Literature; Anglophilia;
Size
5 1/4 X 7 3/4

Terms of Sale

Mary Riversong

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About Mary Riversong

Riversong Books. Online sales. Vintage First Editions. Most of our items are in used, Good or better condition. We have titles from 1860 through around the 70's. We do not list a book unless it is a hard-to-find title, so have fun viewing our items! All exlibs or condition issues are clearly disclosed in our listings. Please read listings carefully prior to purchase. 30 day return guarantee, with full refund including original shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives mis-described or damaged.

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.

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