Antique Ficton: Mrs. Hallam's Companion and The Spring Farm & Other Tales 1st Edition Hardcover 1896 Mary J. Holmes Short Stories


Title: Mrs. Hallam's Companion and The Spring Farm & Other Tales

Author: Mrs. Mary J. Holmes

Description: First edition (same date on title and copyright page). Brown cloth boards with blind stamped Dillingham logo on front and rear boards and gilt lettering on spine. A bit spine cocked. Head of spine pushed; wear to tail of spine; tips of corners exposed; scuffed. Previous owner's name and date (1899) on ffep. Pages generally clean. 437, plus [3] pp. ads. 7.5 x 5.25 inches.

Mary Jane Holmes (1825-1907) was a popular American author. This is a collection of three short stories: Mrs. Hallam's Companion (originally serialized in Lippincott's Magazine, 1894), The Spring Farm, The Hepburn Line (originally serialized in Lippincott's Magazine), and Mildred's Ambition (originally serialized in Ladies Home Journal 1888-89).

The list of novels by Holmes opposite the title page indicates that Mrs. Hallam's Companion is the latest publication.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: G.W. Dillingham
Publisher Place: New York, NY
Year: 1896

Pages: 437

Language: English


Keywords: novel, fiction, nineteenth century, 19th century,

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