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Edgeworth, Maria.
LEONORA. FOR J. JOHNSON, 1806
LOT SOLD. 500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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Edgeworth, Maria.
LEONORA. FOR J. JOHNSON, 1806
LOT SOLD. 500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Edgeworth, Maria.
LEONORA. FOR J. JOHNSON, 1806
8vo, 2 volumes, first edition, author's presentation copy with both volumes inscribed to her father's fourth wife Mrs Frances Edgeworth ("Mrs. Edgeworth | from her friend | the author"), later ownership signatures of Lucy Jane Robinson beneath, nineteenth-century half red morocco, marbled boards, red speckled edges, foxed, binding slightly worn at extremities
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Provenance

Frances Edgeworth (neé Beaufort, d.1865), Richard Lovell Edgeworth's fourth wife, presentation inscription to her by the author (her older step-daughter); thence by descent in the Butler family 

Literature

Slade 12A (mentioning this copy)

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