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Knowles, James Sheridan + Miss Julia Pardoe
Fortescue : A Novel + The Confessions of a Pretty Woman
New York, U.S.A: Harper and Brothers. Book. 4to-over 9¾-12" tall. Two exceptionally rare American first editions from 1846 bound as one volume in 19th century three-quarter brown leather binding with tooled leather bands and gilt lettering on the spine and marbled end pages. Binding is firm and leather is stable with moderate wear to the edges; pages very dusty with age toning and moderate foxing/soiling. Height measures 9.25-inches. Double column text. 228 pages + 200 pages. James Sheridan Knowles (1784-1862) was an Irish dramatist and actor. Julia Pardoe (1804-1862), was an English poet, novelist, historian and traveler. Good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Hudson River Book Shoppe [Waldwick, NJ, U.S.A.]

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