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The O'Briens and the O'Flahertys, A National Tale, in two volumes by )  Sydney Owenson; R. Shelton Mackenzie (ed - Hardcover - First American edition - 1856 - from Shadyside Books and

The O'Briens and the O'Flahertys, A National Tale, in two volumes

by Lady Morgan, Sydney Owenson; R. Shelton Mackenzie (ed,)

Condition: Good

New York: Redfield, 1856. First American edition. Hardcover. Good. Complete set in 2 volumes. 1856, First American edition (originally published 3 decades prior). Hardcover, original green cloth. Good. Light shelfwear to the spine ends and corners; foxing throughout, but still readable; private library label on each spine; inner hinges with minor signs of wear. It appears that this is part of the publisher's series of Lady Morgan's National Stories, and an ad at the front notes the three other books in this series as 'In press.' 2 volume set.
Multi-volume Set

  • Bookseller: Shadyside Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 6164
  • Title: The O'Briens and the O'Flahertys, A National Tale, in two volumes
  • Author: Lady Morgan, Sydney Owenson; R. Shelton Mackenzie (ed,)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First American edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Redfield
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1856


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