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The famous biography of the noted English novelist Charlotte Brontë (1816-1855), perhaps best known for her cherished "Jane Eyre". Includes a facsimile (in very small print) of a Brontë manuscript page; indexed. With an introduction by May Sinclair. Entry 318 in Everyman's Library Biography series. --- A 1946 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library binding style 3 with full rose cloth and gilt-stamped spine titling; blindstamped Eric Ravilious shell to cover. Yellow jacket features Ravilious "knot" on cover. --- With discreet prior owner's signature to front free endpaper, else an unmarked, firmly-bound copy. Brittle jacket with chips to spine ends, other chips and tears but mostly intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xxiii, 411 pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 81740
Titel: The Life of Charlotte Brontë (Everyman's ...
Verlag: Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.
Zustand: Very Good
Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Good
Buchbeschreibung Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., London / New York, 1910. Hardcover. Zustand: Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: No Dust Jacket. The famous biography of the noted English novelist Charlotte Brontë (1816-1855), probably best known for her cherished "Jane Eyre". The author, herself an accomplished novelist and biographer, is often referred to as "Mrs. Gaskell". With an introduction by May Sinclair. Indexed. An entry in Everyman's Library Biography series, edited by Ernest Rhys. E.L. no. 318. --- In flatback binding style 1, full grey cloth-covered boards with elaborate Reginald Knowles-designed gilt spine titling & decorations, blindstamped J. M. Dent vignette to front cover, dark topstain and fancy woodcut art at title page & frontis. Lacks the dust jacket. --- Binding shaken but remains stable and prior owner's inked notations to front free endpaper, age-toning to leaves, and textblock edges & cloth with some soiling but overall a decent copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xxiii, 411 pages. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 82631