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Book Condition: very good
Not dated (c.1886). Dark olive cloth with ornate spine and cover designs in gilt, black and pale blue, 13.5 by 19.3 cm, frontis plus seven additional plates, 352 pp. plus a 24-page “Catalogue of Books for Young People” at the rear. Very good with light rubbing and wear at the extremities and a name in ink verso the frontis. Striking (no pun intended) graphics of a man working an anvil. Fenn (1831-1909) was a prolific English writer with over 160 novels, most for young adults, to his name as well as plays, short stories and other works.