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    [Fine Bindings]. Percy Bysshe Shelley. Poems of Shelley. London: Macmillan, 1908. Small octavo. Bound by Henry Young in a sumptuous binding with leather onlays. Superb.


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    Small octavo. 340 pages. Bound by Henry Young in contemporary full green levant morocco, boards ruled in gilt, front board with multi-colored leather onlays (in butterfly motifs) and elaborate gilt-stamping. Spine elaborately stamped in gilt with gilt-stamped brown morocco lettering label with blue morocco onlays, gilt board edges and turn-ins, green watered silk doublures and liners. All edges gilt. Spine a bit sunned, bookplate of collector Dorothy Mary Cain. A superb copy.

    From the collection of Pat and Michael York.



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