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ANNALS OF AN EVENTFUL LIFE.
Dasent, George Webbe.

ANNALS OF AN EVENTFUL LIFE.

Hurst and Blackett 1870.
4th/3rd and 2nd Eds., Revised. 3 vols. Sm. 8vo. Some light browning, marbled e.ps., contemporary green half calf with cloth boards, extremities scuffed in part, gilt motifs and gilt lettering to faded spines rubbed to head and tail, t.e.g. Sir George Webbe Dasent (18171896), Scandinavian scholar. ... He devoted his leisure between 1870 and 1875 to writing lively semi-autobiographical novels, including the successful [above title], which lamented the passing of the West Indian planter ...
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