Pearl Maiden. a Tale of the Fall of Jerusalem.

By: Haggard, H. Rider

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Boards bright, gilt titling to front board and to spine. Corners and head/tail of spine bumped. Fore edges and pages foxed. Black and white frontispiece with tissue guard. Blind stamp on e/p. 463 pp. Previous owners inscription on half title. Historical romance set 2000 years ago of the revolt of the Jews against the Romans, the siege & sacking of Jerusalen, the imperial splendours & the catacombs and slave rings of Rome itself. A first UK edition, printed from the original American plates. Printed on 'soft' paper with usual occasional light browning, more especially to the first few leaves. A presentable copy one of H. Rider Haggard's more unusual works, being a moral tale of Christians in Ceasar's Imperial Rome.; 001295; 8vo

Title: Pearl Maiden. a Tale of the Fall of Jerusalem.

Author Name: Haggard, H. Rider

Categories: Older/Uncatalogued,

Edition: First Edition UK

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co: 1903

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 001295

Keywords: Jerusalem Religion History Historical Romance Revolt Jews Romans Catacombs Slaves