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Essays are written in the character of "Cornelius O'Dowd" and published anonymously. Charles James Lever (1806 - 1872) was an Irish novelist.
1864-5 - Three volumes. All First Edition. Finely bound by Zaehnsdorf.
Later three-quarter green morocco and marbled boards, spines gilt, top edges gilt. Original boards bound in the rear. Five spine bands with stamped gilt titles and date at bottom. Armorial bookplates of Mexborough. Bindings tight and square. Volume 1 has one rubbed corner and light wear at spine corners. Volume 2 minor handling. Volume 3 minor corner rubs and top and bottom raised spine band rubbed. Text is clean, light toning and occasional spotting.
Ref: Kunitz, 379 -80; Bodl: 014394477; [All the Year Round p. 12] Victorian Web First, Second Series and Third Series. 3 volumes. (8vo) 19x13.5 cm (7½x5¼")
Title: Cornelius O'Dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General. [First], Second, & Third Series. [3 vol. bound by Zaehnsdorf]
Edition: 1st Edition
Publisher: Edinburgh and London:, William Blackwood,: 1864
Book Condition: Very Good
lb: 8.00 lb
Seller ID: 004297