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    With a Beautiful Fore-Edge Painting of Salisbury Cathedral

    [Fore-edge Painting]. Philip Massinger. The Plays of Philip Massinger. London: Albert J. Crocker Brothers, 1870.

    Octavo. 644 pages. With a richly-detailed fore-edge painting of Salisbury Cathedral, part of the town, and the surrounding countryside.

    Full brown morocco gilt with gilt spine titles on a red leather title label inside five raised bands. Boards bordered in gilt with fleurs-de-lys in the corners. Gilt-ruled turn-ins. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Moderate shelf wear, with some joint wear. Spine lightly faded. A beautiful copy in very good condition with a lovely pastoral fore-edge painting.


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