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The Poetical Works. A complete edition, with portrait and steel illustrations.
Scribner, [ca 1870s], London: Frederick Warne; New York: - 1 WITH A MODERN SPLIT-DOUBLE, OR "TWO-WAY" FORE-EDGE PAINTING. Fanned to the left is a scene of a coach and four horses; fanned right is another scene in winter of appears to be the same coach & four horses. At head of title: The "Chandos Poets." Small 8vo. xv, [1], 624 pp. With engraved frontispiece portrait of the author and half-title, numerous engr. plates. Early ink inscription "Eliza Perry, Shirley C.E. [Eastcote Close] Schools, From her loving Husband, Mar. 16, 1876. "Sparkbrook . Spelling Bee" Third Prize 16/3/76." [Sparkbrook is in south-east Birmingham, England]. Original dark green black and gilt-stamped morocco, heavy spine bands, spine tooled in gold, with title and series-heading on spine, all edges gilt. Fine. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Jeff Weber Rare Books, ABAA]
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