THE ROMANY RYE. A Sequel to "Lavengro". A New Edition…

THE ROMANY RYE. A Sequel to "Lavengro". A New Edition (Second Impression). Containing the Unaltered text of the Original Issue, with Notes, Etc., by the Author of "The Life of George Borrow".

London: John Murrary, 1903. Second printing of this edition (first was in 1900). 8vo, (xvi), 403 pp. olive decorated cloth stamped in white, spine gilt lettered, top edge gilt. Photogravure frontispiece with captioned tissue guard and 7 plates of line drawings inserted. Spine slightly darkened, with light rubbing and nicks to foot; slight rubbing to front joint, light marks to front cover; text paper yellowed, foxing to endpapers; VG tight copy otherwise. Reproduces the title page of the original 1857 (two volume) edition, and adds extensive notes, a glossary of gypsy words, and an extensive bibliography, by the editor W.I. Knapp.

Book ID: 15843
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