Third printing of the first American edition of this work. Frontispiece showing a page of the manuscript, endpapers reproducing in color the portraits of kings and queens of England drawn by Cassandra Austen. 1 vols. 8vo. Often referred to as "Volume the Second" as the works were taken from the second of her three manuscript notebooks. They were "Love and freindship,"Lesley Castle," "The history of England from the reign of Henry the 4th to the death of Charles the 1st," "A collection of letters," and "Scraps."Julia Langdon Loomis, whose signature appears on the half-title, was Samuel Clemens's niece. She married Edward Loomis, who became one of the directors of the Mark Twain Company. Gilson F3n Original decorated tan cloth. Some darkening of cloth, light marginal browning, else very good with the signature of Julia Langdon Loomis on half-title Frontispiece showing a page of the manuscript, endpapers reproducing in color the portraits of kings and queens of England drawn by Cassandra Austen. 1 vols. 8vo Third printing of the first American edition of this work. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Love & Freindship and other Early Works, now...
Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company
Publication Date: 1922
Book Description ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Book Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1922 edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Original publisher: Frederick A. Stokes company [c1922]. Bookseller Inventory # 155157036