By: Kemble, Frances Anne [Fanny]; von Schiller, [Johann Christoph] Friedrich; Dumas, Alexandre [Alexander]
Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green.: 1863
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 2297530
Condition: Very Good
First edition. Professionally rebound in half leather by McNamee Binder, Cambridge. Spine toned, top corner lightly discolored, edges rubbed, ink name on front free endpaper verso. 1863 Half-Leather. 582,  pp. 8vo. Green leather spine and corners, marbled boards and endpapers, gilt titles and rules, top edge gilt. Frances Anne Kemble's 'Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation in 1838-1839' has long been recognized by historians as unique in the literature of American slavery and invaluable for obtaining a clear view of the 'peculiar institution' and of life in the antebellum South. ... View More...