Title: Crichton, 1837. UK 1st Edition
Author: William Harrison Ainsworth
Publisher: Harper & Brothers, London
A first UK edition of Ainsworth’s romantic novel Crichton. Ainsworth was a prolific historical novelist, starting with Rookwood in 1834, and publishing thirty-nine novels up until 1881.
Three finely bound volumes in octavo, (XLIV)+335, 410, (XIX)+340
On note of condition, these volumes are in good shape, with very minor rubbing and wear at the corners, some wear and chipping at the joints, and staining on the covers. There is very minor foxing and staining throughout.