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Roxana: The Fortunate Mistress.

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1931. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Universal Library, complete and unabridged. Published anonymously and not attributed to Defoe until 1775, Roxana emerged as popular work in the eighteenth century. Reprinted frequently and with frequent alterations. A rather nice copy of an iteration that is sometime challenging to find in good shape. Very Good in Good+ DJ. Light shelf/edge wear, else tight, bright, and unmarred; DJ shows moderate shelf/edge wear, selveral small to medium chips, closed tears and minor creasing, small red rubber stamp "remaindered" mark at front, else bright. Black cloth boards, silver gilt and green ink decorative elements, green enpapers, green topstain, frontispiece. 8vo. 322pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Item #10231

Price: $45.00

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