Book Condition Very Good (Plus)
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Thus
Publisher London & New York Routledge, Warnes, and Routledge 1859
Seller ID 004576
London & New York: Routledge, Warnes, and Routledge, 1859. Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) had a long literary and political career, culminating in serving as Prime Minister. In 1831 he had journeyed to the Middle East, and was inspired to write this historical romance (first published in 1833) of a false Jewish Messiah of the Twelfth Century. This is a Very Good (Plus) to Near Fine copy of "A New Edition." A rare title, and edition, in the Disraeli canon.Brown cloth binding, very decoratively stamped, with gilt titling on the spine Clean text; v, 288 pages. Contains his Preface to the 1845 edition. Very lightly bumped/rubbed at margins. There are penciled notes (dated 1928) on the FFEP and Title Page. A very sound and attractive copy.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good (Plus)/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition.