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The Puddocks

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Autograph presentation copy with letter to George and Mrs. Blake from the translator

The Birds

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"The eighth, in this Twenty-seventh Series of the fine books made for the members of this Club ... pen-and-ink drawings ... The paper is a special sheet made for this edition by the Curtis Paper Company ... The binding is adorned with decorated sides…

Lysistrata

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English version by Jack Brussel ; illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley and ancient Athenian artists.

De Civitate Dei

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Opening to each book extensively rubricated in red and blue, while book numbers and illuminated capitals appear on each page. Elaborate hand-drawn illustrations set this copy apart from other existing copies. An unsigned 19th century note on final…

De Civitate Dei Libri XXII

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Gothic letters without catchwords or pagination. Two- to eight-line spaces with guide letters left for initials.

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The Confessions of St. Augustine

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"The eighth of this Thirtieth Series of the fine books made for the members of this Club ... The twenty-four full-page color illustrations have been painted by Edy Legrand; four of thse have been printed as endpapers... The book has been designed by…

Poems

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Bound with Percy, Thomas. The hermit of Warkworth and Goldsmith, Oliver. The deserted village.

Pamela Censured (1741)

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Reprint of the 1741 ed. printed for J. Roberts, London.

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