THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTË, by Elizabeth Gaskell. Edited with an Introduction by Winifred Gérin. Charlotte GASKELL BRONTË, Elizabeth.

THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTË, by Elizabeth Gaskell. Edited with an Introduction by Winifred Gérin.

London: The Folio Society, 1971. First Folio Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, original quarter grey cloth, pink and grey decorated paper boards, housed in a grey cardboard slipcase with black leather edges and caps. 450 pp., 32 leaves of plates, Index at rear. A near fine copy in like slipcase. Near Fine in Slipcase. Item #311650

¶ The spine is decorated with the series design used for the Brontës' works (1964-1970); the plates reproduce contemporary portraits, etchings and photographs. The text is revised by the editor to include identifications of all the characters, and incorporates the variant readings in the second and third editions, the last of which was expurgated and expanded with new material.

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