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Shelley, Percy Bysshe
The Sensitive Plant
William Heinemann/ J.B. Lippincott Co, 1911. First edition. Deluxe Edition in original publisher's full vellum binding with elaborate gilt stamped cover design and decorations and lettering on spine. In exceedingly scarce first state dust wrapper issued with this book, bearing "Cash Price in/ Great Britain/ and Ireland/ 15/- Net" on spine (later jackets with trade edition omitted this). Charles Robinson's masterpiece with 18 tipped-in full color plates (tissue-guarded) as well as illustrations in tint on nearly every other page. Illustrated endpapers, top edges gilt, others uncut. Except for two oil stains to cover, near fine. The only copy of the Deluxe Edition we have seen with this wrapper. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books (peartree_antiquary) [Seattle, Washington, United States]
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