HERR PAULUS, his rise, his greatness, and his fall
Edition: First Edition
London: Chatto & Windus, 1888. Three volumes, octavo, orignal brown cloth decorated in two shades of blue, blind device on rear covers, spines gilt lettered, grey floral endpapers. pp (4), (307); (4), 284, (32 pp Dec., 1887, ads); (4), 300. Books a bit leaned, with moderate wear at spine ends; upper portion of front covers lighter from removed labels; small private name label dated Dec., 1892, at front of each volume; tan soil spots to Contents leaf of volume II; else a nice, clean, VG unworn pair, hinges not cracked. A novel about a fraudulent spritualist medium, based on Daniel Douglas Home. Mesmerism. Wolff 448. Sadleir 189. Not in Bleiler nor Reginald. Clute discusses Besant, but not this novel. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required.
Condition: Binding: Hardcover