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Lady Byron Vindicated a History Of the Byron Controversy From Its Beginning In 1816 To the Present Time

By Stowe, Harriet Beecher




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Lady Byron Vindicated, a History of the Byron Controversy From Its Beginning in 1816 to the Present Time

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Boston: Fields, Osgood & Co, 1870. First Edition. Small Octavo. (1)pp. ad, 442pp., bound in green cloth stamped in blind, spine lettering gilt, pale yellow endpapers, minor wear to spine ends, slight rubbing to joints. A very nice clean copy. When Stow wrote The True Story of Lady Byron's life, the critics were cruel here and abroad. With this new title, her critics and readers became even more abusive. She felt it was time and her duty to defend what she had written in her biography of Lady Byron.

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LADY BYRON VINDICATED, A HISTORY OF THE BYRON CONTROVERSY FROM ITS BEGINNING IN 1816 TO THE PRESENT TIME

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

London: Sampson Low, Son, and Marston, 1870. First English edition. About fine, bright and tight. First English edition. viii, 328p. Bound in blue cloth with gilt cover titles. BAL 19456.

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Lady Byron Vindicated. A History of the Byron Controversy from its beginning in 1816 to the Present Time

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

London: Sampson Low, Son and Marston [Printed by Spottiswoode and Co], 1870. First English edition. Half-title. 1 vols. 8vo. Original royal blue cloth, title and author and price lettered in gilt on upper cover, covers ruled in blind, spine plain, cream glazed endpapers. Stamp of W. H. Smith on front free endpaper, some rubbing and darkening of cloth, inner hinges starting, else very good. First English edition. Half-title. 1 vols. 8vo. Stowe's very outspoken defence of Lady Byron. NCBEL 3:300; Wise "Byron" II, p. 106

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Lady Byron Vindicated. A History of the Byron Controversy from its beginning in 1816 to the Present Time

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Boston: Fields, Osgood & Co, 1870. 482 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original green cloth, stamped in gilt on spine. Almost fine. Signed C.M. Langford. 482 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Stowe's very outspoken defence of Lady Byron. BAL 19456

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LADY BYRON VINDICATED. A History Of The Byron Controversy, From Its Beginning In 1816 To The Present Time

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1870. First Edition. Soft cover. Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co. 1870. First Edition. Soft cover. "I claim, and shall prove, that Lady Byron's reputation has been the victim of a concerted attack, begun by her husband during her lifetime." Stowe, Harriet Beecher. LADY BYRON VINDICATED. A History Of The Byron Controversy, From Its Beginning In 1816 To The Present Time. Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1870. First Edition preceded by Harriet Beecher Stowe's 1869 article in the Atlantic magazine, an exposé of George Gordon, Lord Byron, told to Harriet Beecher Stowe by Lady Byron prior to her death, including allusions to the poet's widely rumoured, unspeakable affair with his half- sister. 8vo. 482 pp. Original brown cloth, brown coated endpapers, gilt titles and decorations to the spine. Small neat previous collector's contemporary signature to the front free endpaper.

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Lady Byron Vindicated A history of the Byron controversy from its beginning in 1816 to the present time (TREDITION CLASSICS)

Harriet Beecher Stowe

2011-11-25. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Lady Byron Vindicated. A History Of The Byron Controversy, From Its Beginning In 1816 To The Present Time

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co.. Very Good-; Some loss of color at extremeties.. 1870. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Green cloth, 6, 482p. **BAL 19456. .

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Lady Byron Vindicated. A History of the Byron Controversy, From Its Beginning in 1816 to the Present Time

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1870. Stowe knew and admired Anne Isabella Byron (1792-1860) through the anti-slavery movement, and felt her to be ill-served by history; in this book she revealled Lord Byron's supposed incest with his half-sister. This is a Very Good copy of the First Edition. Publisher's maroon cloth binding, ruled, with gilt lettering on the spine. Clean text; 482 pages, exceptionally bright and supple. The corners are mildly bumped, with some minor rubbling at margins; the spine has faded to brown but the gilt lettering is still bright. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

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Lady Byron Vindicated. A History of The Byron Controversy, from its beginning in 1816 to the present time

STOWE, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896)

London: Sampson, Low, Son, and Marston, 1870. FIRST EDITION. Duodecimo. pp. viii, 328. In publisher's blue cloth with gilt titles to upper board. Brown end-papers. Bookplate of W. Frank Perkins to front paste-down. Blind W.H. Smith stamp to front free end-paper. Black ink ownership inscription to rear paste-down. Spine re-backed in lighter blue cloth. Light wear to boards. Very good overall. The noted Abolitionist and author of 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' presents the complete defence of her great friend Lady Byron, whom she claims was subject to a concerted campaign of defamation, first by her husband following their separation, then by his friends after both their deaths.

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LADY BYRON VINDICATED A History of the Byron Controversy, from its Beginning in 1816 to the Present Time

STOWE, Harriet Beecher

Boston: Fields, Osgood, 1870. Very good. Demy 12mo (7", 17.8 cm); 6 [2] 482 pp., blank leaf. Third or later printing, year of first edition: The author introduces her work by revealing her purpose, "I made it in defence [sic] of a beloved, revered friend, whose memory stood forth in the eyes of the civilized world charged with most repulsive crimes, of which I certainly knew her innocent." Upon publication, Stowe's expose of Lord Byron's character obscures her effort to vindicate Lady Byron, a woman committed to social causes such as prison reform and the abolition of slavery. BAL 19456. Feminist Companion 1036. Original plum cloth with gilt-stamped spine and blind-stamped sides, spine ends worn. Clean interior appears evenly toned.

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LADY BYRON VINDICATED, A HISTORY OF THE BYRON CONTROVERSY FROM ITS BEGINNING IN 1816 TO THE PRESENT TIME

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Boston: Fields, Osgood, 1870. First edition, second printing. Worn with frayed spine extremes, but complete and sound. First edition, second printing. 6 (ii) 482p. Bound in original terra-cotta cloth with gilt spine titles, the covers with frames in blind. BAL 19456.

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Lady Byron Vindicated. A History of The Byron Controversy, from its Beginning in 1816 to the Present Time.

STOWE, Harriet Beecher.

Boston:: Fields, Osgood, & Co.,, 1870.. First edition, second printing.. publisher's plum cloth.. 19th c. bookplate; spine sunned; slightly cocked with light rubbing at extremities.. 12mo,. BAL 19456

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LADY BYRON VINDICATED. A History of The Byron Controversy, From its Beginning in 1816 to the Present Time

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Boston, MA: Fields, Osgood, & Co.. G/NO DUSTJACKET. 1870. ........ Cloth. Part III contains miscellaneous documents referred to in the foregoing chapters. . 16mo., 482 pp., Binding rubbed with slight fraying at spine tips, cover rippled; hinges weakened, waterstains along margins with inking on p.312-313, 336-340 and occas. penciling .

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Lady Byron Vindicated A History of the Byron Controversy, From Its Beginning in 1816 to the Present Time

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Boston MA: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1870 482 pages. Stowe's expose of the flawed character of Lord Byron, as based upon information provided to her by Byron's wife on her deathbed. Text block in Near Fine condition. Book slightly shelf-cocked. Covers lightly rubbed on edges and beginning to fray at spine ends. Spine lightly faded. Cover protected by plastic sleeve.. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 5 x 7 1/4".

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