SINCLAIR, Miss Catherine.

CHARLIE SEYMOUR; or The Good Aunt and the Bad Aunt. A Sunday Story. By Miss Catherine Sinclair, daughter of the late Right Hon. Sir John Sinclair, Bart. 1836.
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Author SINCLAIR, Miss Catherine.
Title CHARLIE SEYMOUR; or The Good Aunt and the Bad Aunt. A Sunday Story. By Miss Catherine Sinclair, daughter of the late Right Hon. Sir John Sinclair, Bart.
Published Edinburgh. William Whyte and Co. No date [1836].
Stock Code 13373
Description vii, [ 1] 176 pages. Hand-coloured engraved frontispiece.. Original quarter roan over marbled boards. 148 x 95 cm. Tipped onto the front pastedown, is copy of a typed letter from the National Library of Scotland to the noted collector of children's books, Mr. L. G. E. Bell, dated 1994, discussing the publishing history of this book, and concluding that it is a form of the first edition [1832] with a cancelled title-page substituted when William Whyte bought the remaining sheets from Waugh and Innes. Small patch of foxing on title; spine a little worn; else a very good copy. Very scarce.