Narcissa’s Ring. The Story of A Strange Quest (1916)
Book ID: 63800
Narcissa’s Ring. The Story of A Strange Quest. Illustrated by F. Demain Hammond. London: Blackie, 1916. Pp, 376. A good copy in green cloth covers, with gilt decoration of ring to front board. With previous owner’s name to front free endpaper.
Rosa Mulholland (1841-1921), Lady Gilbert, was born in Belfast. In the late-nineteenth century she achieved great popularity and acclaim for her many novels, written for both an adult audience and younger readers. Several of these novels chronicled the lives of the poor, often incorporating rural Irish settings and folklore.