Scarce first UK edition of this landmark novel – first major American female detective writer. Also bound in are W Harrison Ainswoth’s Whiteefriars, and Victor Hugo’s ‘NotreDame or the Bellringer of Paris’ Half leather with marbled boards. Maroon leather titles – Title label giving the two Green novels intact but author label absent. Internally tight. Laclks endpapers and half titles as four novels are bound in each from their title page.