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    George Howard. Wolsey, the Cardinal and his Times; Courtly, Political, and Ecclesiastical. London: Sherwood Jones and Co., 1824. Octavo. Contemporary half-leather over marbled boards with gilt title label on spine. With engraved portrait frontispiece. Some rubbing and edgewear to extremities. Front hinge cracked. Some foxing, toning and offsetting scattered throughout. Owner's bookplate. With ink-stamp and bookplate of Anne C. Morrel. Very good.


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    July, 2015
    30th Thursday
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