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    [Alexander Macmillan]. Group of Five Works on the Lives and Letters of Alexander Macmillan and His Publishing Company, Theodore Watts-Dunton, and Frederic Shields. [Various publishers]: [Various places, 1910-1963]. Five works in six volumes in publisher's cloth, one in dust jacket and two with dust jacket fragments. Four books illustrated with frontispieces and plates. Frontispiece from second volume of The Life and Letters of Theodore Watts-Dunton is loose. Boards rubbed and soiled, spines lightly sunned, small corner bumps; cracked hinges, endpapers lightly browned, holograph annotations or markings, foxing or smudging; otherwise in very good condition. From the William E. Fredeman Collection.

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    Titles include: Charles L. Graves. Life and Letters of Alexander Macmillan. London: Macmillan and Co., 1910. Octavo. 418 pages. Unopened pages. [and:] Lona Mosk Packer, editor. The Rossetti-Macmillan Letters. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1963. Octavo. xxi, 166 pages. [and:] Charles Morgan. The House of Macmillan (1843-1943). London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd., 1943. Octavo. xii, 248 pages. [and:] Enestine Mills, editor. The Life and Letters of Frederic Shields. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1912. xiv, 368 pages. [and:] Thomas Hake and Arthur Compton-Rickett. The Life and Letters of Theodore Watts-Dunton. London: T.C. & E.C. Jack, Limited, 1916. Two octavo volumes. ix, 340; 344 pages.

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