Diana of the Crossways a novel. George MEREDITH.
Diana of the Crossways a novel.

Diana of the Crossways a novel.

London: Chapman & Hall, 1885.

Three volumes, octavo, with the half-titles; original red cloth.

First English edition, preceded by a New York piracy of the unfinished novel as it appeared in the Fortnightly Review from September to December 1884, where it ended with the abrupt note: 'Thus was the erratic woman stricken; and those who care for more of Diana of the Crossways will find it in the extended chronicle'. The work explores the financial and emotional problems of a talented woman novelist.

First English edition, preceded by a New York piracy of the unfinished novel as it appeared in the Fortnightly Review from September to December 1884, where it ended with the abrupt note: 'Thus was the erratic woman stricken; and those who care for more of Diana of the Crossways will find it in the extended chronicle'. The work explores the financial and emotional problems of a talented woman novelist.

With the bookplate of Rafe Carvalho.

Collie, XII; not in Wolff; Sadleir, 1691.

Condition Report: Corners and foot of spine worn, bindings scuffed.

Price (AUD): $485.00

US$372.89   Other currencies

Ref: #2408306

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