London: Blackie & Son, Limited, Old Bailey, E.C., 1899. Very Good +. Item #26086
London: Blackie & Son, Limited, Old Bailey, E.C., 1899. First Edition. Octavo. 208 pp. + 34 pp. publisher's advertisements. Black and white illustrations. Publisher's blue cloth boards decorated in green, gilt, and white, designed by Talwin Morris. Gray endpapers.
Light rubbing to extremities. Boards slightly bowed, but binding is sound. Prize gift inscription from the Tenterfield S.P. Girls' School to front fly leaf (to Jane Bailey for perfect attendance in 1906). Foxing to pages, but otherwise unmarked.
A scarce romance following Princess Naska, the child-sovereign of the principality of Tsarkovia.
A Very Good or better copy in an attractive binding.