Title: The Poetical Works of Jean Ingelow Illustrated Including the Shepherd Lady and Other Poems
Book Condition: Acceptable
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Publisher:  John Wortele Lovell 1880
Seller ID: 015088
Fair (Acceptable) Condition: Considerable wear to cover edges and spine ends with hanging cloth at spine tail, liquid stain to upper area of back cover. Binding overall is solid but fragile with title page and 1 page loose. One page shows 0.5-inch tear at side edge, 1 page with pencil notations. Scattered foxing. Antiquarian hardcover book copy of The Poetical Works of Jean Ingelow Illustrated Including the Shepherd Lady and Other Poems. New York: John Wortele Lovell, 1880. 520 pages, Frontis, 5 monochrome plates, Notes. 7-3/8 x 5-1/4 x 1-1/2 inches, 19 cm. Brown cloth boards, beveled edges, with black stamped floral design (front and spine) with gilt title box and spine decoration. All pages with red border lines, all edges gilt. Illustrations: Frontis and 5 plates. An 1881 review of Ingelow's works includes the following: The interest of several of her poems centers around the idea that there is a magnetic power in love which cannot fail to become, sooner or later, contagious. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!