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    [Photography]. [Stephen Thompson, photographer]. British Museum Photographs. London: W. A. Mansell, 1872. With fifty mounted photographic prints of antiquities.

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    Folio. Approximately 17 x 13 inches. Fifty-three mounted leaves, including title-page. Contemporarh half brown morocco over brown cloth boards. Front cover lettered in gilt, spine ruled in gilt. Binding quite worn, front board nearly detached, rear joint cracking, leaves separated from binding, leaves toned and brittle, with several leaves chipped (almost all leaves are chipped at the lower corner), one print has minor damage, with no loss of the subject in the image. From the Rittenhouse Club of Philadelphia with their bookplates and their marking on the spine. Poor.  

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    April, 2013
    10th Wednesday
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