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A chance acquaintance.

Howells, William Dean.

Published by James R. Osgood & Co., Boston, 1873
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First edition. Bildungsroman about a young woman, Kitty Ellison, born into an abolitionist family from West Virginia who removed to upstate New York. Contains descriptions of New England culture and manners. 12mo. [6], 279, [7] pp. Wright, II, 1287; BAL 9566; NSTC 0356246. Publisher's green cloth, gilt-stamped on the front and spine. Spine cocked, chipped at head and foot, cloth detached from back joint. Rubbed at joints and edges. Text block split, back hinge (inside) open, signature separating, leaf loose (pp. 221?222). Bookseller's label at front pastedown. Owner's ink notation on front fly-leaf. Moderate spotting and staining. Short tear at inner margin of several pages. Small chip at top edge of several pages. Bookseller Inventory # 13960

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Title: A chance acquaintance.

Publisher: James R. Osgood & Co., Boston

Publication Date: 1873

Edition: 1st Edition

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