Publisher: London: Emily Faithfull, Printer and Publisher in Ordinary to Her Majesty, 1863.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Fredeman, Emily Faithfull and the Victoria Press (The Library, June 1974), 48; Sadleir 3210; Wolff 7931.
Condition: Cloth a little rubbed; light foxing; very good copy.
Book ID: 26485
Description8vo, original blind- and gilt-decorated green cloth, gilt lettering, a.e.g.
CommentsAn anthology published by Emily Faithfull to celebrate the arrival in England of Princess Alexandra, who came to marry Albert, Prince of Wales. Included is original work by Harriet Martineau, Christina Rossetti, George MacDonald, Anthony Trollope, Mary Cowden Clarke, Charles Kingsley, et al. Westley's Binders ticket on the rear paste-down. Ink inscription dated June 15, 1863 on the front free endpaper.