Item #50810 CRANKFORD; or, A Semi - Detached Ghost. Oliver Ollerenshaw.

CRANKFORD; or, A Semi - Detached Ghost.

Buxton: John Cumming Bates, "Advertiser" Office, 1880. 1st Edition. Not in Hubin. 56 pp. Illustrated. 12mo. Original publisher's brown cloth binding stamped in black, silver & gilt. Pale yellow eps. Modest wear, with a modest gutter break prior to p. 31. Bookplate of Captain Robert Legh Crosse. POI to ffep, with underneath pencil notes from a descendant, detailing the relationship between his father & the inscriber. Very Good. Item #50810

This a liberally illustrated Victorian crime & mystery novelette, set in a fictional Derby village, written with a extensive use of the local dialect.

Scarce title from a small Derbyshire press; at the time of cataloguing, not found in the NUC, nor did we find any copies listed on OCLC or COPAC.

Price: $250.00

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