THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes

THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE - Gaskell, 1st/1st U.S. Ed. 1857 - 2 Volumes

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Title: THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE 

Author: E.C. GASKELL 
Publisher: D. Appleton and Co. 
City: New York 
Year: 1857 (First U.S. Edition/First Printing)
Binding Style: Hardcover
Pagination: 2 Volumes: 285 pp and 269 pp, plus 14 pages of Advertisements b/w both volumes

Illustrated: Yes

Book Details + Condition: Very scarce, first U.S. edition, first printing from 1857 of The Life of Charlotte Bronte by E.C. Gaskell. Two octavo volumes, original blind pattern brown cloth, gilt lettered spines and yellow glazed end papers. Boards and biding are solid and tight save for some chipping on the spine ends and light shelfwear. Pages are crisp and clean save previous owner's signature on the second yellow blank page for both volumes. Some interesting old pencil notes from 1890 on last endpaper of Volume 1 ("Suit: $6; 100 Cigarettes: .50").