The Amber Witch



[001237] Schweidler, Abraham; Meinhold, William (Ed); Duff Gordon, Lady (Trans). Mary Schweidler, the Amber Witch – The Most Interesting Trial for Witchcraft Ever Known. ill. Ricketts, Charles. London: The Vale Press, 1903. First Edition. 4to. Full Pigskin. Limited Edition. Good+. [4], v-clvi, [2].

Rebound in later full pigskin, raised bands, spine in four panels, title in gilt to second panel, publisher and date to fourth, upper cover with foliate tooling in blind towards fore-edge, blind roll to inner edge, t.e.g.

Covers lightly soiled, especially upper cover, some light foxing to edges of text block, internally occasional light foxing to edges of pages, but text is generally clean. Original paper title label tipped in to rear, previous owner’s book plate (William S. Argent) to second front free endpaper.

One of three hundred copies on paper for sale, with border by Ricketts.

Watry B39