Letters of Thomas J. Wise to John Henry Wrenn: A Further Inquiry into the Guilt of Certain Nineteenth-Century Forgers

Letters of Thomas J. Wise to John Henry Wrenn: A Further Inquiry into the Guilt of Certain Nineteenth-Century Forgers

By: Ratchford, Fannie

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First edition, black cloth with gilt titles and decorations, 8vo, 591 pages plus index; A clean, square copy; price clipped dust jacket has a few small closed tears to extremities, spine dust soiled, now protected in mylar cover. Fannie E. Ratchford, Librarian of the Rare Books Collections of the University of Texas, after years of research, has now edited the letters of Wise to his American friend Wrenn, proving further forgeries and involving the guilt H. Buxton Forman and Sir Edmund Gosse, distinguished men of letters.

Title: Letters of Thomas J. Wise to John Henry Wrenn: A Further Inquiry into the Guilt of Certain Nineteenth-Century Forgers

Author Name: Ratchford, Fannie

Categories: Books on Books,

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf/Borzoi: 1944

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: CS00830

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