A Tale of Two Cities.
London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., and New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., n.d. . 8vo., xiv, -374 pp., William Morris style decorative border in a two-page spread. Full red diaper-cloth stamped with a small square publishers device on the upper board, backstrip decorated in gilt floral chain-link pattern, endpapers with pale-green art nouveau illustration, top-edge blue. A very good copy. Reprinted from the first issue of 1906. This is No. 102 of Everymans Library. With an introduction by G. K. Chesterton dated 1909. A no-nonsense copy typographically, with a beautiful art and crafts style title-page, which incorporates a Sir Philip Sydney quote.
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