[Jane Austen and her family history.] Austen Papers 1704-1856 Edited by R. A. Austen-Leigh.

Author: 
R. A. Austen-Leigh, ed. [Jane Austen, the Austen and Leigh families]
Publication details: 
'Privately printed by Spottiswoode, Ballantyne & Co. Ltd. 1942.
£500.00
SKU: 21219

xii + 355. In cream card wraps with title on cover and spine. Internally a good, tight copy, on lightly-aged paper; in worn and discoloured wraps. The book is printed to a good standard by the Ballantyne Press, and to do so during wartime restrictions was a not inconsiderable achievement. Topics include: Elizabeth Austen and Francis Austen; Steventon; India and the Hancocks; Eliza in France and England; Bath, Richmond and Taunton; Austens and Leighs, Austens and Quincys; with appendices on the Comte de Feuillide; Philip Dormer Stanhope; the Stoneleigh Inheritance; James Edward Austen at Winchester College; Extracts from Wills, etc. The volume ends with eleven pedigrees. The only copies on OCLC WorldCat at Senate House and BL..