Little Women or Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy

$245.00

Alcott, Louisa M.

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Alcott, Louisa M. Little Women or Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy. Toronto: The Musson Book Company, Limited | Printed by the Armac Press, Limited (Toronto), N.D. [Circa 1900?]. Early Canadian Edition. pp. 253. 12mo., measuring 5″ x 7.75″. Ribbed navy blue cloth over boards with bright gilt lettering to the spine, and front board with the cover title surrounded by gilt borders. Lightest edgewear to the extremities, very small knick to the spine. Neat, lovely period ink inscription to the ffep (dated Feb 15, 1920) otherwise, contents remain bright, clean, and unmarked with tight, sound binding. A very handsome presentation of a favourite of classic literature; very good+ to near fine. An early, and unrecorded Canadian printing of this classic of American literature with no known extant copies available at time of cataloguing. Not recorded in OCLC, but which does record a similarly titled copy housed at Library and Archives Canada, however, with a significantly different pagination (671 pages). Scarce. Hardcover. (#1399) $245.00