An Eden in England by A.L.O.E. (Charlotte Maria Tucker), circa 1900.
An Eden in England or, The Trials of Jessie Mildmay, written by A.L.O.E. which stood for A Lady of England, the pseudnym of Charlotte Maria Tucker.
A.L.O.E. Library, Gail and Inglis, London and Edinburgh.
Charlotte Tucker was a prolific writer, publishing over 150 titles during her lifetime (1821-1893). She generally produced works with a strong moral outlook, refecting her evangelical beliefs.
This book is undated, but carries a prize presentation label inside dated to 1907.
This is a handsome copy of a scarce title in an attractive green cloth pictorial hardback binding.
Very good condition, approaching near fine. Some mild bumping to top and tail of spine and a little rubbing to title on spine. Endpapers a little discoloured but text is in fine condition.
Dimensions: 199mm high x 137mm wide x 31mm deep.