[YONGE Charlotte Mary] The Dove in the Eagle's Nest
Macmillan & Co 1866
two volumes, original cloth, rebacked with original backstrips relaid, occasional spotting and marginal soiling, ink inscription front pastedown volume I, good. the heroine, a maiden of Ulm, is carried off by a robber baron to his Suabian hold and, as nurse to his sick daughter, brings an influence for peace and goodness into the house and rears her twin sons to a life of piety and noble deeds. Time of Frederick III and Maximilian I; 271 and 250 pages; first edition;