OLIPHANT Laurence Altiora Peto
William Blackwood & Sons 1884 (seventh edition)
contemporary half-leather over cloth, raised bands, spine sunned, hinges and corners a trifle rubbed, illustrated, marbled edges, a nice copy. a combination of satire and low comedy in the form of a Society novel with an exposition of mystical doctrines; from the library of the Duke of Westminster with his armorial bookplate front pastedown and crest at head of spine; first published in two volumes 1883; 434 pages;