London: Osgoode, McIlvane and Co., 1896. First English Illustrated Edition. TRILBY
George du Maurier
Published: LONDON. Osgoode, McIlvane and Co. 1896
Hardcover (Green Half Calf with patterned boards). Condition: Very Good.
First English Illustrated Edition, with frontispiece and 120 illustrations from drawings by the author, (447 pages), hardback, spine lettered in gilt on brown leather, edges gilt, marbled blue endpapers, one page publisher's advertisements at end,
The first edition published in three volumes in 1894 was unillustrated, this well illustrated edition was published in 1896. George Du Maurier's plot for his Gothic novel 'Trilby' inspired Gaston Leroux's 1910 novel entitled 'The Phantom of the Opera'.
DUST JACKET: No jacket as issued.
BOOK CONDITION: Very Good. The covers are very good, clean and the lettering is clear. The binding is tight and the interior is clean for age. Text is clear and sharp. Minor rubbing to reading edge of boards.
Category: Hypnotism, Mesmerism, 19th Century Fiction. Item #506
Price (USD): $160.00