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Lot 0072
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Author: Slicer, Thomas R.
Title: From Poet to Premier: The Centennial Cycle, 1809-1909. Poe, Lincoln, Holmes, Darwin, Tennyson, Gladstone.
Place Published: London
Publisher:Grolier Society
Date Published: 1909
Description:


x, 226 pp. (8vo) 23.5x15.5 cm (9¼x6¼") period full brown morocco, gilt border with decorative gilt floral devices with green morocco onlays at corners, spine gilt with floral design in compartments, gilt-ruled dentelles, purple morocco doublures with elaborate gilt designs and white floral onlays, moire silk free endleaves, top edge gilt. Copy number 1 of 1250. First Edition.



Signed by Slicer at the limitation. Six biographical essays of this distinguished gathering of men. Finely bound but the binder unidentified.

Condition

Lightly sunned and rubbed, very good.

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Grolier Society Poet to Premier 1909 finely bound

Estimate $300 - $500May 17, 2018
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