Daisy’s Necklace: and What Came of It. (A Literary Episode). THOMAS BAILEY ALDRICH.

Daisy’s Necklace: and What Came of It. (A Literary Episode).

Publisher: New York: Derby & Jackson; Cincinnati: H. W. Derby, 1857.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: BAL 249; Wright II, 35.
Condition: Cloth a little worn and soiled; very good copy.
Book ID: 4072

Description

8vo, original blind-stamped purple cloth, gilt lettering. 14 page of publisher's terminal advertisements.

Comments

¶ The second book by Thomas Bailey Aldrich (1836-1907), a novel about the mystery behind a stolen necklace and the life of a struggling writer in New York. There are numerous references to other writers of the Knickerbocker era, and an amusing scene in which the aspiring writer is in the office of a prominent New York publisher and pleads the case for the publication of his manuscript, to no avail.

Price: $150.00

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