Traitor or Patriot? A Tale of the Rye-House Plot by M.C. Rowsell
1885. 287 pages. No dust jacket. Pictorial red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Contains black and white plates illustrated by Murray and Staniland. Loose binding to lightly tanned pages and plates with bright copy throughout. Fep and frontispiece detached but present. Frequent cracked hinges exposing binding. Frequent finger marks and stains to pages. Minor foxing throughout predominantly to page edges. Pencil to front endpapers. Moderate shelf wear and markings to boards with tanning to spine and board edges. Light bleach spotting and foxing. Pronounced forward lean. Moderate rub wear to edges with fraying to bumped corners exposing boards beneath. Minor fraying and tears to spine ends.