London: Richard Bentley, 1840. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Bound in original cloth. The book has been re-backed. With a signed letter from the author to Joseph Brotherton (1783-1857 - Parliementary Reformer) sending his autograph and adding - "that of my friend George Cruikshank, thinking it may have some interest in your daughter's eyes." Kensal Manor House, Harrow Road, 20th April, 1852. Scattered foxing throughout. Housed in a modern slip-case. Tells the tragic story of Lady Jane Grey.