DOOM CASTLE: a romance by MUNRO, Neil (1864-1930)

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DOOM CASTLE: a romance

Toronto, Edinburgh & London: Copp, Clark / Blackwood, c1901. (First?) Canadian issue. vi, 322 pp. Bound in gaudy floral diagonally ribbed printed cloth depicting red poppies and a brown leather spine titled and ruled in gilt and spelling the author's name "Munroe" [sic] , with floral ornament and no publisher's imprint. Rebound ? Spine very slightly sunned, with minor rubbing; small tan spot to fore edges; small Stratford, ON, store stamp in lower corner of front free endpaper; else fine, no owner names. First published Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1901. This, the important Scottish author's third novel, took ts inspiration from Dundarave Castle on Loch Fyne. A gothic tale, it also explores the hopelessness of the Jacobite cause.; Octavo

Condition: Very Good

Book ID: 39622
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