Title: Cranford, 1907
Author: Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.
An early 20th century edition of the Hugh Thomson illustrated imprint of Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell’s Cranford.
This work is illustrated throughout by Hugh Thomson, and the binding itself has been brightly decorated with gilt designs to the front cover and spine.
One decorative cloth volume in octavo, XXX+297 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with some rubbing and wear to the binding, and several small tears to the spine, as well as some staining to the bottom of the front cover. The front hinge is slightly cracked, and the gutters are exposed at page 288-289, and several other sections. There is very little foxing or staining throughout, heavier on several pages. The binding is cocked.