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Author Name:    MONKSHOOD, G. F. (ed.)

Title:   Woman and Her Wits : Epigrams on Woman, Love, and Beauty

Publisher:    H. M. Caldwell Co., New York / Bosaton, 1899, 

Seller ID:   107403

MONKSHOOD, G. F. (ed.). Woman and Her Wits : Epigrams on Woman, Love, and Beauty. Collected and Edited by G. F. Monkwood. New York / Boston : H. M. Caldwell Co., n.d. [Preface datse London 1899]. Pp (8),[1]-174,(2), frontispiece (with tissue guard). 8vo, floral patterned green cloth, gilt onlay to front board, spine unlettered, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. The first three are : "Second thoughts are best. God created man; woman was the after-thought." (Proverb); "I have been ready to believe that we have seen a new revelation, and the name of its Messiah is woman." (Holmes); "The whisper ofa beautiful woman can be heard further than the loudest call of duty." (An onymous). Edgeworn, spine browned, front cover lettering rubbed, rear innerhinge cracked and stained red, gilt inscription, else very good. 25.00


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