READE Charles and BOUCICAULT Dion(ysius Lardner) Foul Play
Chatto & Windus 1889 (new edition)
original decorated cloth, spine bumped and a trifle sunned with nicks at head and base, illustrated by George Du Maurier, publisher's catalogue dated October 1889, ownership signature, scattered spotting, good. a young merchant conspires to wreck one of his own ships and pocket the insurance money; first published in three volumes 1868; 414 pages