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Pair of Book of Gems, 1st Eds


Book of Gems by Samuel Hall. London: Saunders & Otley, 1836-1837. Two-volume set. First edition. Leather and paper hardcovers, lacking dust jackets. Includes the early English poets Chaucer, Shakespeare, Donne, Milton, Dryden, Swift, Burns and Pope and the modern poets Wordsworth, Shelley, Byron, Coleridge, Keats and Tennyson, with engravings by many famous artists, including Reynolds, Turner, Landseer, Constable and Gainsborough.


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    light cover wear, light foxing
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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 8.75 in. x W 6 in. x D 4 in.H 22.23 cm x W 15.24 cm x D 10.16 cm
  • Seller Location
    Kinderhook, NY
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    Set of 2
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