THE AMBER WITCH: MEINHOLD, William THE AMBER WITCH: MEINHOLD, William

THE AMBER WITCH

MEINHOLD, William

Publication Date: 1903
Hardcover
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MEINHOLD, William. THE AMBER WITCH. Translated by Lady Duff Gordon. Decorated by C.S. Ricketts. London: The Vale Press and in New York by John Lane, 1903. Quarto black, full-morocco leather binding with gilt tooling; top edge gilt; 156 pages. "The Amber Witch" is a Gothic novel and literary hoax written in 1839 by Johannes Wilhelm Meinhold (1797-1851) and originally published in German as "Maria Schweidler: Die Bernsteinhexe." In 1844 it was published in Britain as "The Amber Witch" in two English translations, one by E.A. Friedlander and another and more enduring one by Lucie, Lady Gordon-Duff. Lady Duff Gordon's translation was very popular with the Victorians and went through numerous editions. Good (little scattered soil text, some edge wear binding with front cover detached and minor crack rear hinge). $150.00. Bookseller Inventory # 2986

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Title: THE AMBER WITCH

Publication Date: 1903

Binding: Hardcover

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