Harding, John William
Title The Strolling Piper of Brittany.
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher London F. Tennyson Neely 1897
Seller ID 000373
Octavo, [1-2], 3, 4, 9-332. Complete despite gap in pagination, a peculiarity of this publisher. Original green cloth with gilt titles on spine and front panels. Slight sunning to spine, mild wear to head/tail of spine and corners. Corners bumped. A few small scuffs and spots to front and spine panels; all in all, a very nice copy of this scarce title. Small star stamped on lower edge. Previous owner's name and date stamp on title page and on page 117. Pages are age toned. Fiction, set in Brittany, France. Mr. Harding was also the author of An Art Failure, A Conjuror of Phantoms, The Gate of the Kiss, and A Bachelor in Paris. The book shows three holding in U.S. libraries and 3 in U.K. libraries.