Lorna Doone. A Romance of Exmoor. R. D. BLACKMORE.
Lorna Doone. A Romance of Exmoor.
Lorna Doone. A Romance of Exmoor.

Lorna Doone. A Romance of Exmoor.

Cleveland. The Burrows Brothers Company, Publishers. 1890. Soft cover. sm4to. 25cm, xxi,703p., frontis, colour map, over 80 text illustrations, drop cap initials, tailpiece & margin text illustrations, in contemporary half black morocco, gilt decorated raised bands, gilt border and center panels decorations, marbled boards and endpapers, t.e.g., a fine copy in fine bindings (bndg). ~ A very attractive American edition of the literary classic of Devon and Somerset, in fine bindings with extensive illustration by Henry Sandham, Harry Fenn, Harper Pennington, and others. With a Preface to the sixth edition of 1873 by Blackmore and an extensive new preface by Katharine Hillard, author of "The Doones of Exmoor" in Harper's Magazine. A Publisher's Preface explains the need for a finely printed and bound edition of "Lorna Doone". The printing was carried out at the press of Fleming, Brewster & Alley, New York. Item #31287

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