roman à clef on Rossetti and the Pre-Raphaelites"). (3)" /> [PAGET, VIOLET]. Miss Brown. A Novel. By Vernon Lee. Edinburgh and London: Blackwood 1884. <I>3 vols., 8vo, original tan cloth, blocked in black, spines gilt-lettered, rubbed, two spines a trifle soiled, inner hinges cracked or cracking, cloth slipcase</I>. FIRST EDITION of a rare three-decker, dedicated to Henry James (much to his consternation -- he thought this novel about the world of the Aesthetes in London too overheated and too erotic). Stetz & Lasner 103; Wolff 5376; Fredeman 81.3 ("A <I>roman à clef</I> on Rossetti and the Pre-Raphaelites"). (3) | Christie's