London: Frederick Warne and Co., ca. 1870s. 8vo, pp. vi, , 304, ; frontispiece, 3 plates; publisher's tan pictorial cloth (minor soiling) stamped in gilt, green, and black, a.e.g., decorative endpapers; spine darkened, contemporary ownership inscription on ffep, else very good and sound. A collection of dramatized biographies of historical French women.