SCENES AND RECOLLECTIONS. By the Author of "The Gaol Chaplain."…

SCENES AND RECOLLECTIONS. By the Author of "The Gaol Chaplain."

London: Dean and Son, and Richard Bentley, no date [1849]. Presumably the first one volume edition. Octavo, original brown decorated cloth stamped in black & gilt. pp viii, 316 + frontispiece engraving with tissue guard, all edges gilt. Spine sunned, with gilt lettering flaked but still readable, some light spots, bit of wear to ends; text paper lightly toned with occasional light foxing; light foxing early and late; else a VG clean, tight and unworn copy, no owner names, inner hinges not cracked. Evidently a scarcd book as COPAC records s copy at Cambridge only. Neale was a vicar and a popular writer in his day. A book about various crimes and criminals, in 19 chapters. One character is Isdwell the "Jew Schemer".

Book ID: 41649
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