LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP, AND OTHER EARLY WORKS.Now First Printed from the original Ms. (Limited Edition). Jane Austen.
LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP, AND OTHER EARLY WORKS.Now First Printed from the original Ms. (Limited Edition)
LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP, AND OTHER EARLY WORKS.Now First Printed from the original Ms. (Limited Edition)

LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP, AND OTHER EARLY WORKS.Now First Printed from the original Ms. (Limited Edition)

London: Chatto & Windus, 1922.

First edition thus. Hardcover. Very good. Item #51156

Octavo. 140pp. Special Edition de Luxe, number 108 from a limited edition of 260 copies. Orange buckram, gilt-stamped lettering on brown leather spine label. t.e.g. Illustrated endpapers. Introduction by G.K. Chesterton. This collection of early Austen writings contains "Love and Friendship" a short novel told as a series of letters and written in 1790 when Jane was 15 years old; "Lesley Castle" (1792), an unfinished novel told in letters; "The History of England" (1791) a satire that pokes fun of English history books; a collection of letters; and "scraps" made up of short occasional pieces. Spine label a little worn and lifting at tips. Cloth is faded on spine and a little spotty on edges. Endpapers toned a little. Interior very clean and nice.

Price: $175.00

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