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    [F. O. C. Darley, illustrator]. [William Tappan Thompson]. The Chronicles of Pineville: Embracing Sketches of Georgia Scenes, Incidents, and Characters. Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, 1845. Later edition. Twelvemo. 186 pages. Illustrated with twelve original engravings by Darley. Crudely bound in wrappers with handwritten titles. Chipping and small tears to extremities. Front cover has moderate stain which continues through to preface. Torn top corner of preliminary. Cocked. Light foxing and toning throughout. Some dampstaining to rear cover, fore-edge and top corner. Front signature sprung, loose, and somewhat proud. Housed in a simple fixed paper chemise within custom cloth wrapround boards with gilt titles on a morocco label. A good copy of a scarce Georgia title.


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    February, 2012
    8th Wednesday
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