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Poems of "Frank Forester" (Henry William Herbert) Collected and Edited by Morgan Herbert by  Henry William Herbert - Hardcover - 1888 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

Poems of "Frank Forester" (Henry William Herbert) Collected and Edited by Morgan Herbert

by Herbert, Henry William

Condition: Bound in three quarters crimson pebbled morocco and marbled boards, t.e.g., by G. Putnam's Sons


New York: John Wiley & Sons 15 Astor Place, 1888. Frontispiece and 7 [of 9] plates (Highclere and Meadow Brook Hunt plates called for in the table are not present). xxv, [iii], 251 pp. 1 vols. 4to. Bound in three quarters crimson pebbled morocco and marbled boards, t.e.g., by G. Putnam's Sons. Frontispiece and 7 [of 9] plates (Highclere and Meadow Brook Hunt plates called for in the table are not present). xxv, [iii], 251 pp. 1 vols. 4to. Rare "Poems" of Frank Forester--One of the Surviving Copies. "Morgan Herbert" is the pseudonym of Margaret Herbert Mather. Notes Van Winkle: "The edition of this work was limited to 250 copies, over half of which are reputed to have been destroyed by fire.". Van Winkle p. 74; BAL 8179


  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 254866
  • Title: Poems of "Frank Forester" (Henry William Herbert) Collected and Edited by Morgan Herbert
  • Author: Herbert, Henry William
  • Format/binding: Frontispiece and 7 [of 9] plates (Highclere and Meadow Brook Hunt plates called for in the table are not present). xxv, [iii], 2
  • Book condition: Used - Bound in three quarters crimson pebbled morocco and marbled boards, t.e.g., by G. Putnam's Sons
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons 15 Astor Place
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1888
  • Keywords: Sports & Games | Poetry | Henry William Herbert
  • Bookseller catalogs: Sports & Games; Literature;
  • Subjects: SPORTS & RECREATION / General;


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