Esther: A Story for Girls. Rosa Nouchette Carey.

Esther: A Story for Girls

New York: Hurst & Company, 1892. Paperback. 180, [12] p.; 18 cm. Paperback with light green covers printed in black. No copyright date but dated April 30, 1892, at head of front cover. This is no. 4 in the publisher's Magnet Series. Publisher's advertisement on back cover. Final 12 unpaginated pages contain publisher's advertisements, including a list of the first 49 titles in the Universal Library, a list of instrumental music books, and illustrated ads for The Secret Book of the Black Arts and How to Become a Clairvoyent. Former owner's name at head of front cover: Schall. In Very Good- Condition: cover is soiled; spine is sunned; slight loss of paper at tail of spine; front cover has 2-cm. tear from lower edge near spine, without loss; tip of upper corner of front cover lacking without impacting text; some creasing at corners; slight soiling near upper corners of pages; otherwise pages are clean and tight. A very scarce late 19th-century paperback. Very Good -. Item #002072

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