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The Clockmaker ; or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville.
Printed and Published by Joseph Howe 1836 - (4),[v]-vi,[1]-221,(1). 7-1/4 x 4 inches. New maroon cloth spine and cover with gold type imprinted. New end-papers. On inside of end papers the original label pasted in with handwritten notes relating to the book after rebound. Insides Overall foxing more so on edges. Overall fair condition. Joseph Howe, famous in his own right, published this book. The first edition of one of the corner-stones of Canadian literature. TPL 1963, Lande, 1814 & S1014, Watters p.219, NSIB 17. "This first edition of The Clockmaker is excessively rare." - Lande, Supplement. "The 1836 edition is rarely met with." - Logan p.157. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Lord Durham Rare Books (IOBA)]
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