The Maid of Stralsund


This antique hardcover book is bound in decorative dark brown cloth boards, with gilt spine lettering and black decoration on the front and spine. Top of spine is chipped, some other edgewear to cover; owner's name on front endpaper; most inner pages clean. Praised in its time as "decidedly entertaining," De Liefde's novel is set in the time of the Thirty Years' War. No date of publication listed; book was originally published in 1876, this copy likely circa 1880. 333 pages; approx. 5"x7".



  • The Maid of Stralsund; A Story of the Thirty Years' War
  • J.B. De Liefde
  • Dodd, Mead and Co.