The Black Arrow; A Tale of the Two Roses COLLINS ILLUSTRATED POCKET CLASSICS # 272

Stevenson, Robert Louis

Published by Collins' Clear Type Press, London and Glasgow, 1922
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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COLLINS ILLUSTRATED POCKET CLASSICS # 272, Introduction by Rosaline Masson. Very good brown leather. Gilt top, gilt titles, bookmark ribbon, marbled endpapers, plate frontispiece, 4 plate illustrations. Slight edge wear, foxing page 121 tear, plate page 144 torn corner chipped, no slipcase. (nd,1922), 12mo, [2], iii-xvi, 1-300pp. Introduction includes excerpt from I Can Remember Robert Louis Stevenson, published 1922. "The Black Arrow: A Tale of the Two Roses is an 1888 novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. It is both an historical adventure novel and a romance. It FIRST appeared as a serial in 1883 with the subtitle "A Tale of Tunstall Forest" beginning in Young Folks; A Boys' and Girls' Paper of Instructive and Entertaining Literature, vol. XXII, no. 656 (Saturday, June 30, 1883) and ending in the issue for Saturday, October 20, 1883 Stevenson had finished writing it by the end of summer. It was printed under the pseudonym Captain George North. He alludes to the time gap between the serialization and the publication as one volume in 1888 in his preface "Critic [parodying Dickens's "Cricket"] on the Hearth": "The tale was written years ago for a particular audience ." The Paston Letters were Stevenson's main literary source for The Black Arrow." Wikipedia. Bookseller Inventory # 028605

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Title: The Black Arrow; A Tale of the Two Roses ...

Publisher: Collins' Clear Type Press, London and Glasgow

Publication Date: 1922

Binding: Leather Bound

Illustrator: J. K. Maxton

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: Reprint Edition

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