A ROMANCE OF TWO WORLDS. A NOVEL. By Marie Corelli. In Two Volumes. London: Richard Bentley and Son ... , 1886. Octavo, two volumes: pp. [1-8]  2-316; [1-4]  2-304, half title present in volume one, none called for in volume two, original decorated blue gray cloth, front panels stamped in blind, spine panels stamped in gold, all edges trimmed, floral patterned endpapers printed in brown. First edition. The author's first novel. 500 copies printed. An immensely popular nineteenth century occult novel. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 428. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. Bleiler (1978), p. 49. Reginald 03429. Sadleir 625. Wolff 1476. Book labels of Mary Scott on each front paste-down. Gift inscription dated 1887 on volume one's half title leaf. Cloth worn at spine ends and corner tips, a very good copy. (#170088).
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