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    [Barry Moser, illustrator]. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus... West Hatfield: Printed by Harold McGrath at Pennyroyal, 1983. Illustrated by Barry Moser and with Essays by Ruth Mortimer, Emily Sunstein, Joyce Carol Oates, and William St. Clair. Pennyroyal Press edition, limited to 350 numbered copies, of which this is number 150, and signed by Barry Moser. Quarto. xvi, 282, [2, blank], [1, limitation] pages. Frontispiece, with fifty-two wood-engravings by Moser, several printed in colors by Harold P. McGrath. Publisher's quarter leather over red cloth, red label on spine, top edge gilt. Includes an extra suite of plates, with an original pencil drawing, all signed by the illustrator, in a red cloth chemise. Minor rubbing affecting leather on lower board edges. Light dust soiling on lower corner of text block. Original red cloth slipcase. Nearly fine.

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