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    [N. C. Wyeth]. Group of Eight Books Illustrated by N. C. Wyeth, comprising: Paul Creswick. Robin Hood. Philadelphia: David McKay, 1917. First edition. [Together with:] Jane Porter. The Scottish Chiefs. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1921. First Wyeth edition. [And:] Arthur Conan Doyle. The White Company. New York: Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1922. First Wyeth edition. [And:] Sidney Lanier, editor. The Boy's King Arthur. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1924. First edition thus. [And:] Robert Louis Stevenson. David Balfour. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1924. First Wyeth edition. [And:] James Boyd. Drums. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1928]. First Wyeth edition. [And:] Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. The Yearling. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1942. Early edition. [And:] Jules Verne. The Mysterious Island. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948. First Wyeth edition. Eight volumes. Quarto. Various paginations. All with illustrated color plates. Publisher's cloth, spines lettered in gilt, fronts with pictorial paper labels; top edges of text blocks trimmed, a few stained; pictorial endpapers; original illustrated dust jackets. General shelf wear, mild soiling to bindings; one volume with mild insect damage along top edges. A few previous owner gift inscriptions to endpapers or front flyleaves. Topstain faded; minor dulling to text blocks. Jackets rather worn overall, rubbed and soiled with chipping along edges, particularly spine and flap fold ends; one jacket split down middle of spine panel; a couple of flaps price-clipped. Very good books in good to very good jackets.

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