Banim, John & Michael
Title Peter of the Castle; and The Fetches. By the O'Hara Family
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Thus.
Publisher New York & Montreal D. & J. Sadlier & Co. 1867
Seller ID 001825
New York & Montreal: D. & J. Sadlier & Co., 1867. Under their pseudonym of "the O'Hara Family" the Banim's books were extremely popular throughout the 19th century. These two tales were originally published in the 1820s, and mostly written by brother John. This is a Very Good copy of the First Edition Thus, "A New Edition, with Introduction and Notes, by Michael Banim. Green cloth binding with blindstamping on the front cover (a shamrock, natch!) and gilt lettering on the spine. Clean text with occasional foxing; 343 pages, bright and supple. The binding has darkened and the corners are bumped, but still strongly bound. This is an ex-libris copy, but any library markings are absent; only a paper label on the front paste-down. No dustjacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Thus.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition.