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Nathaniel HOWARD
On Persian Poetry First Edition INSCRIBED by the AUTHOR Very RARE - ONE Listed at the British Library [This Paper Forms Part of the Society’s First Volume of Transactions]
Plymouth: Rowe Whimple Street, 1830. Plymouth: Rowe, Whimple Street, First Edition. Inscribed by the Author. Bound in the original full leather binding contemporary to the time of publication, worn with marginal loss, gilt decorated to front and rear boards and the spine, no title to the spine. Very scarce item, regional publisher and inscribed by the author. Title, 42pp, iv Appendix of Original Passages. Exceedingly Scarce volume – 1 copy in the British Library recorded on COPAC. Approximately 7 ¾ inches tall by 11 inches wide. Condition Report Externally Spine – fair condition – no titles, worn with minor loss to the top and base of the spine. Joints – fair condition – very worn. Corners – fair condition – bumped and worn. Boards – fair condition – marked, beautifully and delicately gilt decorated. Page edges – good condition – all edges tanned and foxed. See above and photos. Internally Hinges – good condition – holding well. Paste downs – good condition – marbled. End papers – good condition – marbled, tanned and foxed to latter end papers and inscribed “Presented by the Author” to the second. Title – good condition – tanned and foxed. Pages – good condition – tanned and foxed. Binding – fair condition – worn. See photos Publisher: see above. Publication Date: 1830 Binding: Hardback [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
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