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Queen Mary. A Drama by Alfred Tennyson - Hardcover - Copyright Edition  - 1876 - from Tarrington Books and

Queen Mary. A Drama

by Alfred Tennyson

Condition: Very Good Plus

Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1876. Copyright Edition . Very Good Plus. 4.5 x 6 inches (11 x 15 cm). First Tauchnitz edition. Very fine full vellum binding, ornately decorated to spine and both boards. Yapp fore edge, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. A little light foxing to half title page and last page of text, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. A lovely example of the uncommon Tauchnitz edition. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.95; Oceania £14.00; Rest of World £13.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 6 inches (11 x 15 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 256
  • Bookseller: Tarrington Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1187E004
  • Title: Queen Mary. A Drama
  • Author: Alfred Tennyson
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good Plus
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Copyright Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Bernhard Tauchnitz
  • Place: Leipzig
  • Date published: 1876
  • Keywords: Play Fiction
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fine Bindings; Fiction;
  • Size: 4.5 x 6 inches (11 x 15 cm)


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