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Parkman, Francis
The Works of Francis Parkman; [with] a Life of Francis Parkman By Charles Haight Farnham [21 volumes]
Boston: Little, Brown, 1897. Edition De Luxe. Full Leather. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" 21 volumes, complete as issued. Copy #36 of 300 hand-numbered copies of the Edition De Luxe (issued 1897-1901). Bound in full period red morocco, spines with raised bands and gilt floral tooling within gilt-ruled compartments, covers feature an elaborate border formed by no less than 11 fillets, repeating floral devices, etc, with gilt floral devices at corners, inner dentelles feature a single gilt fillet, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers (some rubbing to spines, joints, boards, and corners, some nicking to spine tips and spines; one volume has cracking at the foot of the upper hinge). An atractive, substantial set with true shelf presence. PROVENANCE: Engraved boookplates of William P. Hoffman.
Bookseller: Arundel Books of Seattle [United States]
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