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Julia de Roubigne, Two Volumes in One by  Henry Mackenzie - Hardcover - New Edition - 1809 - from Scraps of American History and

Julia de Roubigne, Two Volumes in One: A Tale in a Series of Letters Published by the Author of The Man of Feeling and The Man of the World; A New Edition. To Which is Added the Dying Ode of Julia de Roubigne; not inserted in any former edition.

by Mackenzie, Henry

Condition: Good/No jacket

Philadelphia: Mathew Carey, 1809. New Edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. Carey, M.. 198 pages, illustrated with portrait frontispiece. Both volumes of the story bound in one book. Original calf binding with red title block on spine and gilt titles and bands on spine. Much wear and scrubbing to cover, although the gilt is still bright with just a little chipping where letters are close to edges, corners and spine ends heavily bumped, crack in leather at spine, former owner's name "Jane H. Brown October 25th, 1814" on front free end paper, interior pages tanned, binding appears tight but may require careful handling.

  • Bookseller: Scraps of American History US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 01363
  • Title: Julia de Roubigne, Two Volumes in One
  • Author: Mackenzie, Henry
  • Illustrator:Carey, M.
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: New Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Mathew Carey
  • Place: Philadelphia
  • Date published: 1809
  • Keywords: fiction, literature, epistolary,
  • Bookseller catalogs: Literature;
  • Subjects: FICTION / Literary;


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