First edition, first printing. Publisher's original orange-red cloth with titles in gilt to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with 15 black and white plates. A fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean and crisp throughout and free from any previous owners' inscriptions or stamps. Complete in the near fine lightly rubbed dustwrapper which has a crease to the corner of the front flap and some fading and a couple of marks to the head of the spine. Not price-clipped (36s. net to the front flap).
A social and literary history of dandyism in nineteenth-century London and Paris by the American feminist literary scholar.
Stock code: 19171