Shirley. A Tale. By Currer Bell. Charlotte Brontë.
Shirley. A Tale. By Currer Bell
Shirley. A Tale. By Currer Bell
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Shirley. A Tale. By Currer Bell.

London: Smith, Elder and Co, 1849.

First edition. iv, 303, [1]; [iv], 308; iv, 320 pp (press notices pp 317-320). Without 16 page publisher's catalogue in vol 1, issued without half-titles, p "304" vol 2 misnumbered "403". 3 vols. 8vo. Near contemporary 3/4 calf over marbled boards, spines gilt, morocco labels, marbled edges and endpapers. Small bump to two corners and minor wear to extremities, but an attractive copy. Sadleir 348; Smith 5. Item #317883

First edition of Charlotte Brontë's second novel, her follow up to Jane Eyre.

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