Pink and White Tyranny. A society novel.
Boston. Roberts Brothers, 1871. First edition.
8vo. , viii, 331pp, . With two initial leaves publisher's advertisements and a terminal publisher's catalogue (dated summer 1871). Original publisher's blind-stamped brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Rubbed and cocked. Upper hinge exposed.
The first edition of Harriet Beecher Stowe's (1811-1896) comedy of manners on the institution of marriage, a total departure from her phenomenally successful anti-slavery novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (Boston, 1852).£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 23379