Hartford, CT: A. S. Hale & Co., 1869. Hardcover. Item #25492
484pp. Original brown cloth stamped in gold and blind on the front panel and decorated in gold on the spine panel. Frontispiece and five inserted plates. The somewhat fictionalized autobiography of Enrichetta Caracciolo, a former Benedictine nun, Italian patriot and feminist. Wear to spine ends, rubbing to covers, name in pencil on the front free endpaper and the flyleaf, some underlining. A good copy. ; Octavo.