BOUND BY A SPELL; OR, THE HUNTED WITCH OF THE FOREST. London, Paris, New York & Melbourne: Cassell & Company, Limited, 1885. Octavo, pp. [1-8]  2-376, fly leaves at front and rear, eight inserted plates with illustrations by Gordon Browne, original pictorial mustard cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black, white and gold, green floral patterned endpapers. Variant with no publisher's monogram stamped in black on rear panel. First edition. "Sensational historical romance, involving false accusations of witchcraft and an authentic pair of werewolves. An entertaining period-piece." – Robert Knowlton. Wolff 2736. See Allibone Supplement, volume 1, p. 712. Not listed in the standard fantasy checklists. Not in the Eaton catalogue. Cloth a bit frayed at head and tail of spine panel, corner tips a bit soft, light dust soiling to rear cover, still a bright, tight, very good copy. An above average copy of an attractive book. (#77345).
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