Knight of the Golden Melice, the : A Historical Romance

By: Adams, John Turvill

Price: $45.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


473 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Hardcover, olive green blindstamped cloth, gilt lettering on spine, pale yellow endpapers, [vi] + 473 + 2 pages, rag (cotton fiber) paper throughout. ; Copyright page 1856. Title page 1857. ; Set in New England in 1600s, starring gallant rogue who titles himself Knight of the Golden Melice (honeybee) defending Native Americans against self-righteous Puritans; a popular novel in mid-1800s. ; Cloth worn at tips. Mild to moderate foxing throughout. Gilt on spine worn but just readable. Front free endpaper missing. Binding intact. (Amazonbuyers please note: This is a real book from 1857)

Title: Knight of the Golden Melice, the : A Historical Romance

Author Name: Adams, John Turvill

Categories: Literature & Fiction,

Publisher: Derby & Jackson: 1857

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Item: 1.20 lbs

Seller ID: 21161

Keywords: Puritans ; Puritanism ; Colonial Era ; American History ; Americana ; Historical Fiction ; Romance Fiction ;,