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The Ball I Live On;

Or, Sketches of the Earth

By Emily Taylor

1839 - London - John Green

6.5" by 4.25", 104, (2)pp.

 

 

 

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A scarce first edition of Emily Taylor's The Ball I Live On.

Bound in cloth with blindstamping and gilt lettering and decoration.

First edition.

Emily Taylor (1795-1872) was a writer of wrote poetry and books for children. Originally a dissenter, she joined the Church of England under the influence of Frederick Denison Maurice.

CONDITION

The binding is tight and firm. There is some wear to the extremities, including some bumping and splitting to the cloth. Internally the pages are clean and bright with the very occasional handling mark or spot. Overall the condition is very good. 

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