Lavender and Old Lace - Myrtle Reed 1902 Grosset & Dunlap vintage hardback

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Condition: Acceptable: Signs of wear and consistent use. Full paper pasteup front board. Boards are blue with white lettering and faded gold details on front. Spine is a bit sunfaded with black lettering and details. Some spine end and corner bump and wear. Page 90 and 91 discolored because a crumbling newspaper article was left there. Some foxing to outer edges of pages. Most are clear though. Some dark spots on spine and boards may be ink? See images for the condition of this book.

Blurb: The book begins: A rickety carriage was slowly ascending the hill, and from the place of honor on the back seat, the single passenger surveyed the country with interest and admiration. The driver of that ancient chariot was an awkward young fellow, possibly twenty-five years of age, with sharp knees, large, red hands, high cheekbones, and abundant hair of a shade verging upon orange. He was not unpleasant to look upon, however, for he had a certain evident honesty, and he was disposed to be friendly to every one.