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BYRON, Lord.

BYRON, Lord.

Rare books by Lord Byron, including first editions, signed ephemera, copies in fine bindings, and handsome sets of his collected Poems, and books owned by him. 

Watch the video of Lord Byron’s first edition presentation copy of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein that Peter Harrington sold in September 2012.

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  1. 43269
    Byron's copy, annotated by him in pencil in preparation for his translation, his ink ownership inscriptions in each volume having been cut away from the titles (though the distinctive shape of his signature remains); with the contemporary bookplates of Pietro Gamba. Pulci's romantic epic Morgante maggiore (1483), one of... Learn More
    £10,000

    Stock Code: 43269

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  2. Finden's Illustrations of the Life and Works of Lord Byron.
    First book edition, attractively bound. "It was William and Edward Finden's illustrations to Byron that substantially enhanced the status of their work. Following his death in Greece in 1824, their engravings sensitively conveyed to a wide contemporary audience images of Byron's life and work. Initially engaged by Byron's... Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 114762

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  3. Life of Lord Byron,
    A very attractive copy of one of the great literary biographies of the 19th century and which "remains indispensable for students of Byron" (ODNB); it was first published in 1830 but the frontispiece and atmospheric title vignette - showing Newstead Abbey by moonlight - were specially engraved for this edition. Learn More
    £300

    Stock Code: 114654

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