Danesbury House

By: WOOD, Mrs Henry

Price: $15.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


'This 1860 award-winning novel traces forty years of addictions, insanity, forgery, and death--hardly the typical Victorian fare. Yet this is no typical novel. A best seller upon its publication, Danesbury House became the Valley of the Dolls for Victorian readers. Its sensational subject and description of addictions made it one of the most popular temperance novels of all time'. [Goodreads]. 304pp, eight color plates, all present. Undated, however a previous owner's inscription on the ffep is dated Xmas, 1903.Rest of the book is clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square, hinges sound, no cracking, Front board and spine are illustrated, black and pink on red cloth. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 340g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA. Questions? Explanations? Please email.

Title: Danesbury House

Author Name: WOOD, Mrs Henry

Categories: Social and Cultural History, Fiction - Literature,

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Publisher: London and Glasgow, Collins' Clear Type Press:

Binding: Illustrated Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Dustjacket - None Issued?

Type: Hardcover

Size: 19.5cm Tall,

Seller ID: 30339

Keywords: NOVEL TEMPERANCE ALCOHOLISM INSANITY