Daniel Defoe's Jounal of the Plage Year 1895
DANIEL DEFOE'S JOURNAL OF THE PLAGUE YEAR, EDITED WITH NOTES AND AN INTRODUCTION BY GEORGE RICE CARPENTER, LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO., NEW YORK, 1895.
- Historical Fiction
First published in 1722, this novel presents a fictionalized version of one man's experience when London was struck by plague in 1665.
Heavily soiled cover with moderate surface worming. Secure text block with bindery webbing showing at front/rear endpaper gutter and rear endpaper has been taken out. 7-1/2 x 5 with 253 pp. plus ads. Clean pages with a light top edge ripple at very front and few dog-ears. Original 1895 bookplate library medical file sticker at front pastedown. Scarce, in fair condition only.