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This 19th C. collection includes: (1) Undated, THE COMPLETE WORKS OF ALFRED TENNYSON, published by Worthington Co., N.Y. Cloth cover is heavily decorated with gilt on cover, spine and edges. Book is in good condition. It measures 7.75"H x 5.5"W x 1.25"D (7) 1878 vols- TWENTY YEARS AFTER, MARGUERITE DE VALOIS, THE REGENT'S DAUGHTER, THE FORTY-FIVE GUARDSMEN, CHICOT THE JESTER, THE CONSPIRATORS, THE THREE MUSKETEERS by Alexandre Dumas, published by George Routledge and Sons, London. Red cloth covers are gilt decorated on spine and cover shows likeness of the author. End papers show some foxing but leaves are clean. Books measure 8"H x 5.5"W x 1.5"D (1) Undated, THE HISTORY OF DON QUIXOTE DE LA MANCHA by Cervantes, published by W. I. Pooley, N.Y. The green cloth binding has gilt decorations on both spine and cover. No foxing, leaves are clean. Book measures 7.5"H x 5"W x 1.25"D. (3) Undated Vols, THE RISE OF THE DUTCH REPUBLIC by John Lothrop Motley, published by Frederick Warne and Company, London (The Chandos Classics) Dark green cloth boards have gilt decoration and lettering on spine with patterned end papers. Book plate and inscription indicate that the owner was Edward W. House who noted on the end papers "E. W. House, 'The Hague' July 18, '04" (1) 1871, WONDERS OF EUROPEAN ART by Louis Viardot, published by Sampson Low, Son and Marston, London. The book is in good condition with green cloth boards having gilt decoration on spine, cover and edges. It measures 8"H x 5.5"W x 1"D (1) Undated, THADDEUS OF WARSAW by Miss Jane Porter, published by The American News Co., N.Y. This excelsior edition is illustrated and has a dark red cloth cover decorated in gilt to cover and spine. No foxing. (1) 1860, THE CAXTONS, A FAMILY PICTURE by Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton, Bart. published by Harper and Brothers, N.Y. The brown, pebbled cloth binding and spine are intact. Leaves show no sign of foxing. The volume measures 8"x 5.5" x 1"

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Collection of Antiquarian Books (15pc)

Estimate $100 - $200Mar 10, 2018