Publisher: Boston: J. E. Tilton, 1860.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: BAL 18441, binding B (no established priority); Wright II, 2341.
Condition: Cloth a little stained and chipped at the head and foot of the spine; very good copy.
Book ID: 23723
Description8vo, original blind-stamped purple cloth, gilt lettering.
Comments¶ The first book by Harriet Prescott Spofford (1835-1921), an interesting Gothic crime story in the vein of Poe: a man plots the death of his mistress, only to be tormented by her daughter, with whom he falls in love.