Unwanted Wife: a defence of Mrs Charles Dickens.

London: Jarrolds Publishers Ltd., [1963]. 8vo., [239] pp., title vignette and four plates. Original purple paper boards with titling in gilt to backstrip, and pictorial dust jacket. Minor shelf wear to dust jacket, previous owner ink signature to first endpaper, else very good. First edition. Hebe Elsna’s first biographical work, in the form of a impassioned sketch of the strong and enduring character of Mrs. Charles Dickens, a “capable wife, intelligent, and sensitive...” (Item Id: 108545)

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