LAYS AND LEGENDS OF FAIRYLAND; with Poems and Songs.
London and Leamington.Simkin, Marshall, and Co, 1869. viii, 103 pp. Contemporary green morocco gilt embossed decoration with title to front cover and spine. All edges gilt. 8vo. First edition. Edge of spine and extremities a little rubbed and corners bumped with small loss of leather; a few light scratches to the boards with a small dark stain to the front. Some staining at edges of end-papers which are a little dust soiled. Cracking at inner front hinges but text block firm. A very good copy.Inscription from the dedicatee to his wife on front free endpaper. Inscription reads: "Mary Bradley from her affec: Husband Henry Bradley March 28th 1869". Further inscription on next free endpaper to the dedicatee's granddaughter. Inscription reads: "To Kathleen from Wanda, from the library of her grandfather, J.H. Bradley. Florence, 1977".