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    [F. O. C. Darley, illustrator]. W[illiam] E[vans] Burton. Waggeries and Vagaries. A Series of Sketches, Humorous and Descriptive. Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, 1848. First edition. Twelvemo. 192 pages. With eight original illustrations by Darley. Library binding. Typical light wear and markings to covers. Lacking original wraps. Front hinge split with rear beginning, though still rather tight. Preliminary blank has inch-long closed tear and paperclip imprint to top edge. Occasional light toning and foxing to text and illustrations. Some offsetting and darkening to images. A few small tears to page edges. "A difficult book to find in any condition." This being a better than very good copy. Wright I:466. Hamilton 1599.

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    April, 2012
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