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Catalogue of nineteenth century and modernfirst editions and presentation copies...

Catalogue of nineteenth century and modernfirst editions and presentation copies...

which will besold by auction by Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co. ... 14th... [and] 15th December 1978....

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Meredith's Poems. Selected, with an introduction by M. Betham-Edwards. "Authorized Edition". London: Walter Scott, []. Sm. sq. 8vo, xiii, p. Copy in green half morocco by Dode offered by James Burmester, List III, , a presentation copy inscribed to "The Countess de Grey from her aff. friend the Author", with bookplate of Gladys de Grey, and "neat manuscript corrections.   The Limited Editions Club, much as its title suggests, was a subscription-based book club intent on circulating limited edition copies of classic titles to its members. Founded in in New York City by George Macy, the Club consisted of a select group of book .

The first book edition appeared in March and sold more than , copies in the first year. This best-selling novel of the nineteenth century was extremely influential in fueling antislavery sentiment during the decade preceding the Civil War. Washington DC: United States Government Printing Office, First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth; iv, pages. Includes the catalogue, index to authors of works issued anonymously, books on East Asiatic music Chinese and Japanese, and a list of books from the Dayton C. Miller Collection. Owner name on front endpaper. Near Fine, issued without dustwrapper.

  A Descriptive Catalog of Edgar Allan Poe Manuscripts in the Humanities Research Center Library, The University of Texas at Austin, , p. 85, item (Describes the Neal copy.) 19th Century Bookshop sale Catalogue, The Poe Catalogue, Baltimore, , pp. Welcome. CHARLES AGVENT has been buying and selling rare books, manuscripts, and autographs in a variety of fields since We have books from the 15th to the 21st century and feature a stock strong in Signed Books & Autographs, Literary First Editions, Presidential material, African-American Literature & History, and Fine Press & Illustrated Books.


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