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JEFFERIES, Richard. Round about a great estate.

London. Smith, Elder, & Co., 1880. First edition.
8vo. vii, [3], 204pp, [4]. With a half-title and two final publisher's advertisement leaves. Original publisher's blue cloth, stamped in black, gilt and blind, lettered in gilt. A trifle rubbed, fore-edge spotted. Internally clean and crisp.
The first edition of the forth collection of rural sketches by Richard Jefferies (1848-1887), which literary critic Q. D. Leavis called 'one of the most delightful books in the English language'.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 21565