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BARING, Maurice.

Orpheus in Mayfair,

and other stories.

Published: London: Mills and Boon, Limited, 1909

Stock code: 103490

Price: £475

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First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “C. L. from M. B., 1910”. “C.L.” is identified in a pencil note on the front pastedown as Lady Constance Lytton. From the library of Anthony Hobson, with his bookplate to the front pastedown; Hobson (1921-2014) was the director of Sotheby’s and noted bibliophile.

Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and front board gilt. Spine slightly faded and rolled. An excellent copy.

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