Wells, Carolyn ABENIKI CALDWELL: A Burlesque Historical Novel
New York: H.D. Russell, Publisher, 1902. First edition. Hardcover. Wear and abrasion to extremities, else a very good plus copy with interior clean and bright, hinges strong; no dust jacket. Natural cloth shelfback over marbled boards with paste-on printed label to front cover.
Melodrama pastiche from the dauntingly prolific parodist, anthologist, bibliographer, mystery writer, and author of "the first important critical work on detective fiction." (Barrie Hayne). Illustrated with numerous engravings printed from the originals.