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Somerville, E. Œ. (Edith Œnone), 1858–1949
The real Charlotte / by E.Œ. Somerville & Martin Ross [i.e. V.F. Martin].
London : Ward and Downey, 1894.
Physical Description:
3 v. ; 20 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 2043
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
First ed.
Hudson, p. 11
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 257
BAC: British Art Center copy: First edition. Octavo. 3 volumes. Original pebble-grain red cloth; stamped in gilt on spine, blind stamped on front and back covers. Brownish red quarter morocco, and reddish pink cloth slip-case; gold lettering on spine. All 3 volumes have half-title and title-pages. Presentation copy. Inscribed by Somerville and Martin Ross. In May 1894 Violet Martin inscribed Volume I to A.S. Martin, whose name she also wrote in Volumes II and III. Later Somerville acquired the volumes and inscribed each to her sister, Hildegarde (Lady Coghill), signing each title-page. Spine height: 8 1/2 inches.
Subject Terms:
Somerville, E. Œ. (Edith Œnone), 1858-1949 -- Presentation inscription to J.C. Somerville.
Somerville, Jack C., 1872-1955 -- Autograph and presentation inscripton from E.A.Œ. Somerville.
Ross, Martin, 1862-1915.

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