PAYN James  Lost Sir Massingberd. A Romance of Real Life
Chatto & Windus (c1880) (new edition) (Hanworth Novels, volume 35)
contemporary half-leather over cloth, raised bands, ruled in gilt, leather labels, tiny nicks to leading edge of lower cover, occasional spotting, a handsome copy. the plot revolves round the mysterious disappearance of a "colossally nefarious" baronet; from the library of Nevile Reid of Hanworth with his armorial bookplate front pastedown; first published 1864; 328 pages;
£44.00