RED ROONEY or The Last of the Crew. With Illustrations.…

RED ROONEY or The Last of the Crew. With Illustrations.

London.James Nisbet & Co. 1886. [v], vi, [1], 2-442pp + 24pp catalogue at rear. Frontispiece, illustrated half-title and 4 other plates. Original pictorial cloth gilt. Octavo. First edition. Spine a little cocked; binding rubbed; head and heel of spine bumped and worn; touch of wear to board corners; hinges cracked; occasional finger-marking; light spotting to inner margins of some pages; small tear to top edge of frontispiece with no loss; else a good plus presentation copy. Inscription to verso of front free endpaper reads: "Mrs Wm. Robertson with love from her brother the Author Harrow 1886." The words "in law" have been added after the word "Brother," and "(Isabella Grant, sister of Mr R.M.B.)" have been added underneath the author's inscription in a different hand.

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