Sign In | Register
Lothair; New Impression. by  1804-1881  Earl of Beaconsfield - First Edition - 1970 - from Joseph Valles - Books and Biblio.co.uk

Lothair; New Impression.

by Disraeli, Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield, 1804-1881

Condition: Very Good


Westport, Connecticut : Greenwood Press, 1970, 1906., 1970. Very Good. 1st Greenwood printing ; xx, 485 pp. ; 23 cm. ; ISBN: 0837128463; 9780837128467 LCCN: 75-98810 ; LC: PZ3.B356; PR4084; Dewey: 823/.8 ; OCLC: 68167 ; Reprint of the 1906 edition ; tan textured cloth with black lettering ; no dustjacket ; "Lothair is a young nobleman (presumably a marquis) of immense wealth, great good looks, great amiability, and a glorious immunity from vulgar family ties. Fate has assigned him two guardians, in the persons of Lord Culloden, a Scotch earl of Presbyterian sympathies, and Cardinal Grandison, an early friend of his father, subsequently promoted to eminence in the Church of Rome. The motive of the romance is ...the attempt of the Cardinal and his accessaries to convert the young nobleman...A hero implies a heroine; in this case we have three...in the first place, Lady Corisande, the lovely daughter of a mighty duke, a charming girl and a good Protestant; in the second, we have Miss Arundel, equally lovely, and a keen Papist; and lastly, we have the "divine Theodora," an Italian patriot..."--Atlantic Monthly, 1870 ; a small mark on front cover ; remains of store label on front endpaper ; slight foxing to endpaper gutters ; VG

Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



Help & frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or...[more]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.

$27.00

$8.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >




Books on NYC

Collecting Books on NYC

This gallery is dedicated to some of the best fiction and nonfiction portraying one of the greatest cities in the world. We Heart NYC!  Enjoy browsing these books on New York City.

What is a First Edition?

What is a first edition?

Even if you're only peripherally aware of book collecting, you've doubtless heard the term, first edition, bandied about but you may still be in the dark as to what makes them such a big deal. Learn about first editions and why collectors value them here.


Trustpilot