Title: The Soul of Lilith.Publisher: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps, prints and ...
Title: The Soul of Lilith.Publisher: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps, prints and much more. Its collections include around 14 million books, along with substantial additional collections of manuscripts and historical items dating back as far as 300 BC.The FICTION & PROSE LITERATURE collection includes books from the British Library digitised by Microsoft. The collection provides readers with a perspective of the world from some of the 18th and 19th century's most talented writers. Written for a range of audiences, these works are a treasure for any curious reader looking to see the world through the eyes of ages past. Beyond the main body of works the collection also includes song-books, comedy, and works of satire. ++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++ British Library Corelli, Marie; 1893. 478 p.; 8 . 012618.h.38.
Softcover. Octavo. 430pp. + 4pp. ads. Printed card covers, plastic spiral binding. Offset reprint of the 24th edition of the novel published by Methuen popular edition of 1930. Marie Corelli, 1855-1924, was an enormously popular British writer of often occult-themed fiction, whose novels such as Ardath, A Romance of Two Worlds, The Sorrows of Satan, The Soul of Lilith, and Ziska, are considered by some to be minor classics of supernatural fiction. Her books had a wide readership-including Gerald Gardner who had four of her novels in his library-and Aleister Crowley, who refered to her in several book reviews. Wrappers rubbed & slightly discolored, spine title-label beginning to come away from plastic spine, gift inscription on half-title page, else a solid unmarked VG copy.
Good- No Jacket. Ex-Library. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Good-/No Jacket. Ex-Library. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Copyright 1892. Spine darkened at top, cors bumped, staining on back Green cloth w/much gilt filigree on spine & cvr. TEG. Innards pretty clean & tight though frt. hinge is cracking. No exterior lib. marks, usual inside.
Good. 1962 paperback, 1st edition, Issue # A-2, no marks noted in text, different cover art, small tear to cover, small stain outside edge, Each order is emailed a USPS tracking number. All books are sanitized and cleaned for your protection before mailing.
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