THE HEIRESS OF MYRTLE GROVE: An English tale founded on facts. By a Montreal Lady. A.E.B.
Edition: First Edition
Montreal: Printed by John Lovell, 1870. Original blue cloth, spine lettered and decorated in gilt. pp (3)-200. Spine lightly darkened, with bit of wear at ends; ink number and glue residue from removed label inside front cover; front inner hinge repaired with rice paper; text paper tanned and brittle; corner chip to pp 83-84 (no text loss); repair to tear to upper inner corner of pp 11-14; closed margin tears and one small chip to pp 9-10 neatly repaired with clear archival paper tape; Montreal merchant's blind stamp on pp 9-10. In all, just a good copy. An interesting copy in that the copyright notice is on a printed label on the verso of the title leaf which gives the author's name, and there are a few pencil changes in text (authorial?). Watters p 252.; 12mo