Book Condition: Good + - Corners and spine bumped and frayed. Starting hinges. Writing on 1st page. Pages tan and supple and foxing.
Authors: H. Rider Haggard
Edition: First American
Publisher: D. Appleton and Company
Features: Good+. Uncommon First American Edition. First American edition of Haggard's first novel. There were four U.S. printings of this book in 1887: by Appleton, Harper, Lovell and Munro. Priority unknown. The Appleton edition was also published in two volumes in wraps. This may be a rebound copy although it also may be a publisher's one-volume edition. It has only one title page. There are 10 pages of ads in back. Red cloth spine lettered and ruled in gold; black marbled paper boards.