Title Lorna Doone
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Publisher New York Merrill & Baker 1900
Seller ID 002791
New York: Merrill & Baker, 1900. Blackmore's popular Westcountry tale is here presented in a decorative binding, LIMITED to 450 numbered and 26 lettered copies. Very Good condition; reddish-orange cloth decorative binding, with fancy gilt stamping on the front cover and spine. Clean text; 681 pages; top-edge is gilt, fore is rough-cut. There is no publication date, but Merrill, one of the largest American subscription publishers, was founded in 1893 and moved to Chicago in 1904; Quercus therefore assigns a date of 1900, and will not be far wrong. Light bumping and rubbing to the margins of the spine. The front gutter is cracked but holding. An attractive edition Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited.. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.