Holmes (Alec) [pseudonym of Aimee Byng Hall Scott?].
Title: The Emporium. A Novel of Modern Society.
Seller ID: 54387
London: George Allen, 1912. First edition. Red cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt. Spine a little faded, small name stamp on front end paper; a clean, very good copy generally. A society novel with the usual content of marriages and inheritances, and much to do with the antique trade. The ads at the rear contain a listing of the book, with the variant title: "The Emporium: A Story of the Latest Society Craze". Lady Aimee Byng Scott, nee Hall, (born in Pakistan, 1868), published novels under the pseudonym "Alec Holmes".