The Inhumane Cardinal, or, Innocence Betrayed : a Facsimile Reproduction
Mary Pix. Introduction by Constance Clark

Delmar, NY Scholars' Facsimiles & Reprints 1984 Facsimile Octavo ( standard size ). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Very few notes in blue ink. Name of former owner blacked out on flyleaf. A facsimile from the original edition and only known copy of this 1696 novel. Pix wrote over 10 plays for Drury Lane and Lincoln's Inn Fields and this one novel, and was good friends with 2 other women literary figures of the time, Catherine Trotter and Mary Manley. All three were lampooned in a 1697 play called the FEMALE WITS, which also give us the most information we have about her. Uncommon in any edition. Very Good without dust jacket Hardcover (Item ID: 13639)


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