Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Bruce Publishing: 1940
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 26849
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; x - 216 pp. Purple cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. A historical novel centered on the life of Elizabeth Barton, a nun at St. Sepuchre's, who dared to confront King Henry VIII about the consequences of marrying Anne Boleyn. The library markings are a sticker ghost on lower spine and the library name stamped on the half title and title pages. The interior is very clean and the binding is solid. Minor scuffing to the front board and the board edges show like edge wear.; Ex-Library View More...
12mo - 19 x 12.5 cm.; 126 pp. Light blue paper over boards with beige cloth on the spine and a brown lettered paste-on paper label at the head of the spine. Printed in a limited edition of 500 copies this copy is not numbered. Sepia toned frontis photograph of Emily Hickey. Enid Dinnis' introduction and essay on Emily run up to page 60, then followed by Emily's "Pilgrim Songs" and "Sabbath Songs". The text is printed on a cream toned woven paper with the the fore and tail edges of the tetx block being left untrimmed. Many of the fore edges of the pages are unopened. The fore corners and spine ... View More...