THE ROMANCE OF A MUMMY. Translated from the French of Theophile Gautier by Augusta McC. Wright.
Price: $25.00 USD
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company.
Date Published: No Date [circa 1900].
Edition: Early Reprint
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 309305
Early reprint of the First American Edition, which is the First Edition in English. Octavo, original brown cloth titled in pale green on spine & front panel, front panel with a decorative motif of a winged uraeus in pale green, blue and yellow. 245 pp. Neat bookplate on front paste-down, trifling wear to corners, a bright, very good copy.
¶ First issued by Lippincott in 1882. Certainly one of the earliest treatments of the 'reanimated mummy' motif in fiction.