By Thomas Hardy
London   Osgood, McIlvaine and Co
8" by 5.5" 3-301, 1pp
A lovely copy of this amusing collection of short stories and humorous character sketches from Victorian era novelist Thomas Hardy.
By Thomas Hardy

1894 Life's Little Ironies

London   Osgood, McIlvaine and Co
8" by 5.5" 3-301, 1pp
A lovely copy of this amusing collection of short stories and humorous character sketches from Victorian era novelist Thomas Hardy.
£45.00
: 0.75kgs / : 815F47

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Description

Publishers' Original Binding

The fifth edition of this collection of short tales from Thomas Hardy, published in the same year as the first edition.

Consisting of eight short tales and nine accounts of 'a few crusted characters'. Including Hardy's popular tales 'A Tragedy Of Two Ambitions' and 'The Fiddler of the Reels'.

In the publisher's original cloth, featuring a charming art-nouveau floral design from Charles Ricketts to the front board.

With a single page of publisher's advertisements to the rear.

Condition

In the publisher's original cloth binding. Bumping to back strip head and tail. Front hinge starting, with board holding firm. Internally, binding lightly strained to centre of text block. Pages clean and bright.

Very Good

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