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    [Charlotte Brontë]. The Professor. A Tale. By Currer Bell (pseudonym).London: 1857. First edition.

    More Information: [Charlotte Brontë]. The Professor. A Tale. By Currer Bell (pseudonym). In Two Volumes. Vol. I[-II]. London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1857. First edition. Two volumes bound in one (as issued); octavo (7.75 x 5 inches; 195 x 126 mm.). vii, 294, 2 (ads); [iv], 258, [1], [1, blank], 8 (ads) pages with a sixteen-page publisher's catalog, dated November 1958, inserted at the rear. Publisher's binding, remainder issue, dark green cloth, spine lettered and tooled in gilt, boards ruled in blind; page edges rough-trimmed; coated endpapers. Spine ends and almost the entirety of the rear joint repaired; spine leaning; backstrip dulled; some minor tears to the cloth; corners bumped and worn with the boards exposed. Rear hinge repaired; front hinge nearly cracked; light marginal soiling or foxing; some corners creased; previous owner label affixed to the front pastedown, binder's ticket on the rear pastedown. Good. Initially published in two volumes, unsold copies remaindered and bound together.

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