Patrick Branwell Brontë - The Leyland Manuscripts

One of fifty copies


PATRICK BRANWELL BRONTE – THE LEYLAND MANUSCRIPTS. A Complete Transcript showing the unpublished portions from the original documents in the collection of Col. Sir Edward A. Brotherton.  Coll. & Transcribed by J. Alex Symington & arr. with notes by C.W. Hatfield. Privately printed, 1925.  1st edition (one of 50 copies). Frontispiece & 4 plates + some text illustrations.  pages 50.  Grey card covers lettered in black on front. 10 1/2 x 8 1/4". (Covers foxed) very good, partly unopened copy - housed in folding cloth case.  Scarce.           
SIGNED BY JOHN SYMINGTON top half-title.  The first publication in full of P.B. Bronte's letters to his friend J.B. Leyland.  Published in an edition of 50 copies.