"I WAS EXCEPTIONALLY BUSY… BRINGING FORTH MY LAST LITERARY BAUTLING" FIRST EDITION OF STANLEY BRERETON, 1881, WITH TWO TIPPED-IN SIGNED AUTOGRAPH LETTERS BY AUTHOR WILLIAM HARRISON AINSWORTH
AINSWORTH, William Harrison. Stanley Brereton. London, 1881. Three volumes.
First book edition of Ainsworth's final novel, with two signed autograph letters by Ainsworth tipped in at the front of Volume I planning future meetings with friends and mentioning a literary endeavor, handsomely bound. $1800.