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Grisly Grisell; or, The Laidly Lady of Whitburn. A tale of the Wars of the Roses. by Charlotte M. Yonge - 1st Edition - 1893 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB (SKU: 825)

Grisly Grisell; or, The Laidly Lady of Whitburn. A tale of the Wars of the Roses.

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Grisly Grisell; or, The Laidly Lady of Whitburn. A tale of the Wars of the Roses.

by Charlotte M. Yonge

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
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New York: Macmillan, 1893. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very good. A very good first edition in one volume. Blue cloth boards with gilt title-stamping. Shelf wear to head and tail of spine.Stain to front cover plus waterstain at base of book. Bookplate and missing label on front pastedown. Previous owner's signature from 1897 on first free endpaper. Book is cocked. 300 pp. plus catalogue [4pp.]. 5 x 8 inches tall.

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Bookseller
Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
825
Title
Grisly Grisell; or, The Laidly Lady of Whitburn. A tale of the Wars of the Roses.
Author
Charlotte M. Yonge
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Macmillan
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1893
Keywords
women's history
Bookseller catalogs
History & Historiography;

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About Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB

Member, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA. Not your ordinary book store! Uncommon Works specializes in rare, odd, unique, and handmade books, with a focus on the Maya, Latin America, Native America, and the Spanish Conquest. You'll find rare, first editions and first or early printings. You'll even find a few first printings of living authors for sale. We provide services and referrals for book mending, repair, restoration, and binding.

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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]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [More]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
cocked
Refers to a state where the spine of a book is lightly "twisted" in such a way that the front and rear boards of a book do not... [More]
shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is... [More]
tail
The heel of the spine.
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former... [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]

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