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Lot 0232
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Author: Butler, Samuel
Title: Hudibras... With Dr. Grey's Annotations
Place Published: London
Publisher:Charles & Henry Baldwyn
Date Published: 1819
Description:


3 volumes. Engraved frontispieces, plates, head and tailpieces. (8vo), diced brown calf, raised spine bands, ruled, decorated and titled in gilt. "New Edition, Corrected and Enlarged."



A satirical polemic published four years after the restoration of Charles II to the throne, mocking Roundheads, Puritans and others on the parliamentary side of the English Civil War. Lots sold without reserve are sold “as Is” and are not returnable under any circumstances. The minimum shipping and handling per invoice is $25 for shipments to the US and $40 for shipments sent outside the US Please consider this when determining your bid amounts.

Condition

Some soiling and wear, corners showing; some hinges gently cracked, occasional foxing; very good.

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