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Aut Caesar Aut Nihil. In Three Volumes

by Bothmer, Countess M. von (Mary von Bothmer)

Price: $2,500.00
from: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA


  • Seller Inventory #: 399782
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Fine
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Longmans, Green, and Co
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1883
  • Keywords: EnglishLiterature, Women, PopularCulture

London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1883. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Three volumes. Publisher's smooth mustard-yellow cloth, covers ruled in blind, lettered and ruled in gold on the spine, light blue floral-patterned endpapers. London born Mary Bothmer, daughter of merchant John Young, married Major Count Hippolite von Bothmer, a German diplomat at Marseilles, and lived for a time in Germany. She published the popular *German Home Life* in 1876 and four novels. *Aut Caesar Aut Nihil* (Either Caesar or Nothing), her last novel, centers around the assassination of Tsar Alexander II in 1881. A handsome set in fine condition. *Wolff* 603.