Item #31523 Books Fatal to Their Authors. P. H. Ditchfield, Peter Hampson.
Books Fatal to Their Authors
Books Fatal to Their Authors
Books Fatal to Their Authors

Books Fatal to Their Authors

London: Elliott Stock, 1895. First edition. 8vo, xx, 243 pp, green buckram-like cloth over boards backed in leather, with title in gilt to spine. Rear board nearly detached, the cloth battered and scratched, with the lower 2" of spine missing.

A battered example of the rare first edition of this infamous work, oftren reprinted but oddly elusive in the original edition. Ditchfield was the Grand Champlain of the Freemasons of England. Item #31523

Price: $300.00