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    [Featured Lot]. [Fore-edge Painting]. [Thomas Moore]. Moore's Irish Melodies. Illustrated by D. Maclise, R.A. London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts. [n.d. circa 1860]. New edition. With a fore-edge painting of an old Irish country side with an obelisk in the background. Additional engraved title page, numerous engravings after Daniel Maclise, and ornamental page borders. Bound in full green morocco, heavy boards, with gilt titles and designs on both covers and spine, blind stamped rules, decorations, and darker green shamrock devices, all edges gilt, gilt board edges and ruled turn-ins, marbled endpapers, binding stamped in gilt "G. L. E." on front turn-in. Binding rubbed. Pencil annotation on verso of front free endpaper "View of Dublin." Foxing to various degrees throughout. Very good.

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