Image Not Available

Pearl. Rendered into modern English verse.

Mitchell, Silas Weir (trans.).

Published by The Century Co. (pr. by the De Vinne Press), New York, 1906
Buy Used
Price: US$ 40.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 8.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

Offered By

SessaBks (ABAA, ILAB)
Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.

5-star rating

AbeBooks Seller Since April 10, 2001

About this Item

First edition of Mitchell's rhymed translation of the 14th-century Middle English poem in which a dreaming father has a vision of his deceased daughter (thought to have been named Marguerite or Margery, from the Latin for "pearl"), now a queen in Heaven. Weir, a neurologist, was born in Philadelphia and known for his work on nerve injuries and erythromelalgia ("Weir Mitchell?s disease"). 8vo. 57, [1] pp. BAL 14236. Ex-library. Publisher's green cloth, front cover with title simply gilt-stamped; covers pressure-stamped and spine with paper shelving label. Cloth with slight wear to extremities, spots of very minor discoloration. Front pastedown with bookplate; reverse of last page with pocket; title-page and two others perforation-stamped. Untrimmed pages with a few stray pencil marks, otherwise clean; overall a nice solid copy. Bookseller Inventory # 2971

Quantity Available: 1

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Pearl. Rendered into modern English verse.

Publisher: The Century Co. (pr. by the De Vinne Press), New York

Publication Date: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Store Description

Mail order only.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Everything is guaranteed to be as described, everything is offered subject to prior sale, everything is sold as on approval; all prices are net, with postage, handling, and insurance extra.

Anything sent may be returned for any reason within 5 days of receipt, although
prior notice is required and the returned item must be packed according to our instructions; credit will be applied when the item has arrived back at PRB&M in the same condition as when shipped and will include postage both ways i...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Unless we are otherwise instructed, delivery in the U.S. is typically by USPS priority mail on orders $300 and under and by UPS ground service on orders over that, with overnight or second-day delivery readily arrangeable at an additional charge; shipment abroad is by USPS air mail service.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer