145
145
Macdonald, George
THE PRINCESS AND CURDIE. LONDON: CHATTO & WINDUS, 1883
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 1,375 GBP
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145
Macdonald, George
THE PRINCESS AND CURDIE. LONDON: CHATTO & WINDUS, 1883
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 1,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Macdonald, George
THE PRINCESS AND CURDIE. LONDON: CHATTO & WINDUS, 1883
8vo (172 x 114mm.), FIRST EDITION, half-title, 32 pp. advertisements dated Oct. 1882, 10 illustrations by James Allen, original pale olive-green cloth, reddish brown decorations, gilt lettering, pale floral endpapers, yellow edges, collector's chemise and green morocco-backed slipcase, minor spotting and browning, spine sunned, minor rubbing at extremities, bumped
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Literature

Shaberman 74

Catalogue Note

First edition of this sequel to The Princess and the Goblin (see LOT 143), which ended with the line "The rest of the history of 'The Princess and Curdie' must be kept for another volume". It would be a dozen years for this sequel to appear in book form.

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