PRINCE TIMOTEO. David Skaats Foster.

PRINCE TIMOTEO. London, New York, Chicago: F. Tennyson Neely, Publisher, [1899]. Octavo, pp. [1-5] 6-254 [255-256: ads], original red cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold. First edition. Young American mountaineer ascends a precipitous "unclimbable" island in the middle of a lake in northern Italy, where he is mistaken by its archaic inhabitants (the descendants of fifteenth century political outcasts) for the son of their king. A rather implausible vehicle for a pseudo-historical novel of romance and intrigue. Teitler and Locke, By the World Forgot (2013) 431. Bleiler (1978), p. 76. Reginald 05541. Wright (III) 1975 (locating HEH copy only). A fine copy. This is the Shroyer-Teitler copy. A very scarce book. (#150896).

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