LYTTON, Bulwer, The Pilgrims of the Rhine. London, Saunders and Otley, 1843.
FIRST EDITION. (230 x 150) pp. 341. With frontispiece and title page and 25 additional illustrations, full page and introducing chapters, embellishing the text. Marbled fly leaves. Full leather cover with five raised bands on spine. Title embossed on spine and tooling decorating cover. Water damage on several pages; some foxing; endbands missing, but overall GOOD condition.
Join some fairies on this part-travelogue, part-Midsummer Night’s Dream, part treatise on the spirit of the German peoples, as they go— as the title promises— along the Rhine.