THE GUINEA STAMP: a tale of modern Glasgow by SWAN,…

THE GUINEA STAMP: a tale of modern Glasgow

Toronto / Edinburgh & London: William Briggs / Oliphant, Anderson and Ferrier, c1892. Presumed Canadian issue (none of the copies on AMICUS have a dated title page). Octavo, red pictorial cloth stamped in dark red, gilt and lilac, cream endpapers. pp 384, [2]. Headpieces in text. Hamilton, Ontario, new bookstore ticket at front. Spine very lightly sunned, with a bit of wear at ends; tidy ink owner name at front; creases to rear pastedowns; soft bumps to lower corners of front cover; else a VG clean, tight and bright unworn copy, inner hinges not cracked. Made from British sheets. Once hugely popular Scottish author of romantic fiction for young women, this one early in her career.

Book ID: 43239
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