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Our Lady of the Pillar

Eca de Queiroz's novel with fantastical elements

Author

Eca de Queiroz, done into English by Edgar Prestage

Publisher

Constable, London, 1906
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Printing Details

First UK edition. Small hardback, bound in the original blue cloth, gilt titling to spine and upper board. 18 × 11cm, xi + 88pp

In this classic of Portuguese literature, one of Eca de Queiroz's incursions into the fantastic, a young nobleman falls in love with a married woman and is entrapped by her husband, but help comes from the unlikeliest of sources.

Condition

A rare first edition but in fair condition only. The blue cloth is rubbed to the corners, faded to the spine and with surface discoloration to the boards. The front hinge is cracked but secure. The main body of text is in good order and is in good readable condition.

Price

£25.00
 

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