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THOMPSON, A. C.

Preludes.

With illustrations and ornaments by Elizabeth Thompson.

1875 Stock Code: 48241
£850.00
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Notes

First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author: "Dr. Sebastian Evans from the author June 1875".

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Description

Octavo. Original green cloth over bevelled boards, spine lettered in gilt, front side illustrated un gilt, upper edge uncut, brown coated endpapers

Illustrations

6 engraved plates with tissue guards by Elizabeth Thompson, including frontispiece, title page inscribed and dated by the author, book plate to front pastedown, binder's ticket to rear pastedown.

Condition

Some light rubbing to boards and at extremities, spine a little darkened, some light foxing and browning to prelims with one or two occasional spots to text block, otherwise an excellent copy.

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