The story of The Diamond Necklace, told in detail for the first time by aid of contemporary memoirs, original letters, and official and other documents, and comprising a sketch of the life of the Countess de la Motte, pretended confidant of Marie-Antoinette, with particulars of the careers of the other actors in this remarkable drama. Third edition, revised. London, Vizetelly, 1881.
12 mo, full blue straight-grain morocco, raised bands, richly gilt paneled spine, all edges gilt, by Riviere.
Under the gilt of the fore-edge is a beautifully painted view of Le Petit Trianon. Bound in is a leaf, hand-lettered reading: "This is No. 43 of the Books with Fore-edge Paintings by Miss C.B. Currie."
I. Currie, C. B. II. Title: The diamond necklace.