The Romany Rye. George Borrow.

The Romany Rye. A Sequel to 'Lavengro'.

London: Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press, 1906. 16mo. First impression in this series. Original 'Sultan-red' limp leather, gilt. Top edges gilt. Silk marker ribbon. Light foxing to endpapers and edges. Presentation bookplate on fly, dated July 1912, from Westminster Training College for 'Efficient and Faithful Service as Chemistry Monitor'! Near fine. Item #5292

#73 in The World's Classics. The 'Sultan-red' limp leather binding is notoriously fragile and copies in nice condition are hard to come by. A lovely copy.

Price: £25.00

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