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    With a Wonderfully Naughty Fore-edge Painting

    [Fore-edge Painting]. William Smith [translator]. Thucydides. London: George Routledge and Sons, 1892.

    Edition unknown. Octavo. 512 pages. With a fore-edge painting of a couple engaged in the most intimate act.

    Contemporary full green leather with gilt titles on backstrip and gilt inner dentelles. Bound by Bickers & Son. Marbled endpapers. Sunning to backstrip. Lightly rubbed extremities. A very good copy.


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