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Lot 0016
Heading: (Doré, Gustave)
Author: Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
Title: The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Place Published: New York
Publisher:Harper & Bros.
Date Published: 1878
Description:


12 pp. Engraved vignette title page and 39 full-page plates by Gustave Doré, tissue guards. (Folio) 46x35 cm (18x14"), bound in modern maroon cloth with original gilt stamped cloth cover laid on top board; gilt lettered spine, decorative endpapers, all edges gilt.



A handsome copy of an early American printing of one of Doré's finest works.

Condition

A bit of light rubbing to extremities; interior sound with light toning, occasional finger soiling and light foxing to margins, faint dampstain to edge of half title; very good.

Starting Bid

$400.00

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  • 25%

Dore's Rime of the Ancient Mariner 1878

Estimate $800 - $1,200Jun 28, 2018
1233 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
United States
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