CHARLOTTE BRONTË: a monograph
Edition: First American Edition
New York: Scribner, Armstrong, 1877. Octavo, original dark blue cloth lettered & decorated in gilt, grey endpapers. pp (2), (xviii), 236, (4, ads), (2) + frontis. with tissue guard, 7 plates, and one double-page facsimile letter; 3 vignettes in text. 1965 ink owner name on first (blank) leaf; text paper yellowed; mild wear to tips of lightly darkened spine; else a VG clean, tight & unworn copy. An early Brontë book, published the same year as the London edition. Contains previously unpublished letters in the possession of Ellen Nussey (a school mate and life-long friend) and Miss Woolner, a teacher.