Story of Jane Austen's Life.
Rare collectible, especially in this condition. An early, intimate biography based on the author's visits to various sites and extensive interviews and assistance from surviving descendants, perusal of Austen letters, and more. Intending to present Austen in a sympathetic light. Discusses her works as well as her life. Dark green cloth with title and decorations on front cover and spine. Pages are clean, binding and hinges are tight. Spine top and bottom with some wear. First edition. A. C. McClurg and Company. Chicago. 1891. Hb. USED. $130