DARNELEY PLACE. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., . Octavo, pp. [1-4] 1-463 [464: printer's imprint] + 8-page publisher's catalogue dated "Autumn 1912" and 32-page catalogue dated "July 1912" at rear, original decorated burgundy cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold. First edition. A romance novel set in Italy, as were many of Bagot's novels, about a wealthy English landowner's abduction of a young Italian woman, spiritualists and a family vendetta. Some of the characters from THE PASSPORT (1905) reappear in this novel. Edges of text block foxed, else a nearly fine, bright copy in a good printed dust jacket with shallow fraying and chipping at edges and faded spine panel. (#156592).
"First Published in 1912" on copyright page.