Early 19th C. Antique Books “Two Old Men’s Tales: The Deformed and The Admiral’s Daughter” by Anne Marsh – 1st Edition, 1834
Two Old Men’s Stories: The Deformed and the Admiral’s Daughter (complete in 2 volumes) by Anne Marsh | Published by Saunder and Otley, London , 1834 – first edition
Rare Antique Book Set Entitled “Two Old Men’s Stories: The Deformed and the Admiral’s Daughter” (complete in 2 volumes) by Anne Marsh | Published by Saunder and Otley, London , 1834 – first edition | Partial leather, 307 and 308 pgs. Marbled boards | The author’s first books. Her husband insisted on anonymity, lest his several daughters be embarrassed by an unsuccessful novelist-mother (Sadleir). His concern was unwarranted: Anne Marsh (nee Caldwell, later Marsh-Caldwell, 1791-1874) went on to become one of the most popular novelists of her time, writing 26 works of fiction and non-fiction during her 25-year long career. Both in very good antique condition. VERY HARD TO FIND SET.
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