Early, possibly first edition: A very British tale of young lads at public school, illustrated with six engraved plates. 12mo. 330 pp.; 6 plts. (frontis. bound later in vol.) Contemporary half morocco and marbled paper sides, worn and abraded, front and back covers pressure-stamped by a now-defunct library; spine leather cracking, with traces of paper shelving label. Title-page and several others stamped; some leaves loosening. Scattered light spots. Frontispiece and one other plate not bound according to list of illustrations (but present elsewhere in volume). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Three years at Wolverton. A school story.
Publisher: J.B. Lippincott
Publication Date: 1877
Book Description J. B. Lippincott Company, 1111. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No publication date but advertisement on endpapers dated 1887. Very cool antiquarian yellow hardcover with black decoration. Clean pages and solid binding. Quite good condition for age. Some wear to cover. Seller Inventory # 004311
Book Description J. B. Lippincott Co, Philadelphia, 1877. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. No Jacket. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co, 1877 Brown cloth with gilt titles to spine. Fair, heavy wear to all extremities, top portion of cloth on spine missing, spine cloth split. Hinges cracked, gift inscription, soiling. Six black and white illustrations, 330 pages plus ads. . Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 8243