BELL Currer, Ellis and Acton, pseud BRONTE Charlotte, Emily and Anne
BELL Currer, Ellis and Acton, pseud BRONTE Charlotte, Emily and Anne Poems
Smith, Elder & Co 1846 (second issue)
contemporary half-leather over marbled boards, raised bands, decorated in gilt, hinges and corners a trifle rubbed, marbled edges, lacking publisher’s catalogue as is common, occasional pencil annotations, a nice copy. Furse armorial bookplate front pastedown (inscribed to verso of front free endpaper: ‘Charlie from/ C W Furse/ May 16. 1884’); C W Furse (1820-1901) Archdeacon of Westminster and Rector of St John’s, Smith Square; from the libraries of Diana Lenygon and John Johnson with their respective bookplate front free endpaper and book label front pastedown; first edition (second issue); 165 pages;
£2000.00