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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage. A Romaunt - BYRON, Lord - 1841. [1222724]
London: John Murray, 1841 - Octavo (227 x 150 mm). Finely bound by Morrell c.1900 in red full morocco, spine elaborately gilt in compartments with title direct, sides bordered with french fillet gilt, gilt ruled board edges, gilt-rolled turn-ins, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Library plate of Thomas D. Murphy (Thomas Dowler Murphy 1866-1928?) to front free endpaper. A fine copy. 61 fine steel engravings on steel to the text and one fold-out map all by W. Finden. First illustrated edition of Byron's classic long poem, with fine steel engravings and a fold-out map (showing the route of Byron/Childe Harold's adventure from England to Portugal, across the Mediterranean to Malta, through Greece and the Aegean islands to Troy and Constantinople) all by Finden, here presented in a superb Morrell binding. [Attributes: First Edition]
      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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