MRS. RAFFLES; BEING THE ADVENTURES OF AN AMATEUR CRACKSWOMAN NARRATED BY BUNNY. John Kendrick Bangs.

MRS. RAFFLES; BEING THE ADVENTURES OF AN AMATEUR CRACKSWOMAN NARRATED BY BUNNY. New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1905. Small octavo, pp. [i-ii] iii [iv] v [vi-viii] 1-179 [180], sixteen inserted plates with illustrations by Albert Levering, original pictorial gray cloth, front panel stamped in orange and black, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition. A parody of E. W. Hornung's stories featuring A. J. Raffles, the greatest cracksman in the literature of roguery. Queen, The Detective Short Story, p. 9. Hubin (1994), p. 46. BAL 769. Smith, American Fiction, 1901-1925 B-149. A bright, nearly fine copy. (#164611).

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"Published October, 1905" on copyright page.