FABLES IN SONG
Edition: First Canadian Edition
Toronto: Hunter, Rose, 1874. Green decorated bevel edge cloth stamped in black, gilt and blind, black endpapers. pp , (viii), 423. Spine cloth has a bit of bubbling, with gilt duuled; crease and pencil notes to front free endpaper; ink name on front fly leaf; foxing early and late; pencil notes at rear and crease to rear free endpaper; light ink blots on p 394; page edges browned; in all, a good copy, but text clean, tight and unworn. First published Edinburgh, 1874, in a two volume format. Sir Robert was the son of the popular novelist Edgar Bulwer-Lytton. He became a distinguished statesman and served as Viceroy of India 1876-80.