Image(s) fournie(s) par le vendeur
Titre : MRS. GREET'S STORY OF THE [GOLDEN OWL] .
Éditeur : Published by The Leadenhall Press, Ltd. Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., Ltd. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1892-3., London
Date d'édition : 1892
Reliure : Hardcover
Edition : 1st Edition
Octavo, pp. [i-v] vi [vii-viii]  2-271 [272: publisher's imprint], 24 inserted plates with illustrations by Ambrose Dudley, design of golden owl impressed in gold on recto of title leaf, printed throughout on brown paper stock, original green cloth, brown paper labels printed in black and gold affixed to front and spine panels, brown endpapers, tan ribbon marker. First edition. The Golden Owl is a Russian anarchist, mass murderer and thief who is afflicted with hemeralopia (hypersensitivity of the optic nerve) and is blind in strong light but has keen vision in what others perceive as total darkness. The book is printed in double columns (of average-size type) on dark brown paper, while the illustrations are on light gray paper. "An extraordinary piece of bookmaking. Adventure, melodrama, Russia." - Wolff 2755. Glover & Greene, Victorian Detective Fiction 217. Hubin (1994), p. 351. Some mild scuffs and rubbing to cloth, mainly lower spine end and lower corner tips, a bright, nearly fine copy. (#151906). N° de réf. du libraire 151906
Modes de paiement
Le libraire accepte les modes de paiement suivants :
Vendeur AbeBooks depuis : 7 juillet 1998
Evaluation du vendeur :
ALL ITEMS are subject to prior sale. Items may be reserved by telephone or e-mail. Available
items will be held for 7 days pending receipt of payment or submission of credit account details.
To help us identify your requested items, your inquiry/order should include the item identification
number, as well as author, title, and list price.
REMITTANCE: Payment for material ordered on the abebooks.com website must be made by credit card
(MASTERCARD or VISA only).
SHIPPING: Cost of shipment is charg...[Pour plus d'information]
Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.
Description de la librairie : Mail and Internet sales only.