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Hardback, 8 x 5.5 inches. In dark green polished calf leather fine binding by “W. Nutt.” Gilt and blind paneled boards, raised banding and full gilt decoration to spine, with maroon leather spine label lettered in gilt. Marbled endpapers, all page edges gilt, and gilt inner dentelles. In very good condition. Some darkening and handling marks to boards, some slight fading to edges on front. Some minor darkening to endpapers with neat inscription to front “Richard Spencer Hall, from his sincere friend Walter B. Gurney on his leaving Eton 1859.” binders stamp to bottom corner. A couple of very minor odd negligible spots to pages else pags all very clean, bright and tight throughout. Else a very good clean and tight copy. 448pp. With upwards of Eighty B&W illustrations by C.W. cope, Kenny Meadows, G. Dodgson and J. Ferguson.
Title: The Book of Celebrated Poems. Containing Forty-Three of the Most Popular Poems in the English Language. Unabridged. Illustrated by upwards of Eighty Engravings from drawings by C.W. cope, Kenny Meadows, G. Dodgson and J. Ferguson.
Publisher: London, Sampson Low and Son, 1854:
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Keywords: POETRY Various: Chaucer: Milton: Shakespeare: The Book of Celebrated Poems, Sampson Low and Son, 1854, leather, fine binding, W. Nutt, B&W illustrations, eton