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STOWE, Harriet Beecher, Mrs.. Pink and White Tyranny. A society novel.

Boston. Roberts Brothers, 1871. First edition.
8vo. [4], viii, 331pp, [9]. With two initial leaves publisher's advertisements and a terminal publisher's catalogue (dated summer 1871). Original publisher's blind-stamped brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Rubbed and cocked. Upper hinge exposed.
The first edition of Harriet Beecher Stowe's (1811-1896) comedy of manners on the institution of marriage, a total departure from her phenomenally successful anti-slavery novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (Boston, 1852).
£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 23379