Publisher:George Routedge and Sons Ltd, London, 1926
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
George Routedge and Sons Ltd, 1926, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition
XII, 332 pages, preface by author, 3 appendices and index. Green coloured boards with gilt text writing to the back strip. Bumping and rubbing to the head and to the heel of the back strip and to the book corners. Fading to the back strip and book boards. Browning and light foxing to the text block edges. Heavy offset tanning, browning and light foxing to the end papers. The internal pages, considering its age, are only lightly tanned. A previous owner has made some light pencil marks to the preface part of the text. Translated from the French by Veronica Lucas. The biography/history of Madame De Stael, French emigre fleeing Napoleon's regime. The book deals with her life in two parts, 1766-1795 and in England from 1795 to 1800. Quoted in the book are some of Madame De Staels' on work. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; 18th Century; 19th Century ; History -- France; Inventory No: 0105449.