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STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Across the Plains....

With Other Memories and Essays.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Chatto and Windus, 1892

Stock Code: 110773

£250
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

First edition in a fine Zaehnsdorf binding. With the spine panel of the original binding bound in at rear. Across the Plains was simultaneously published in the US.

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Description

Octavo (185 x 128 mm). Fine binding by Zaehnsdorf dated 1911 in dark green full calf, triple red morocco labels, raised bands, spine elaborately tooled in gilt, raised bands, small red medallion onlay to each compartment, sides with triple fillet border gilt and red morocco medallion with monogram RS enclosed within arabesqued lozenge centrepiece, top edges gilt, inner gilt dentelles, copper effect doublures, green endpapers.

Condition

Spine evenly faded to tan, joints a little tender. An excellent copy.

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