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    Plutarch. The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans...Translated...into English by Sir Thomas North. London: Printed by Abraham Miller, 1657. Folio. [14], 1031, [1, The Printer to the Reader], [22]; [2], 76, [34, Table] pages. Engraved title inserted at front (dated 1656). Title-page printed in red and black. Bound in contemporary full brown calf, covers ruled in gilt and blind. Rebacked in modern brown morocco, gilt. Some wear to contemporary boards, some foxing in text, small burn mark on page 565. One page of contemporary ink notations (page 1), and some assorted ink notes throughout. Previous owner's ink stamp on page 1 and printed title-page. Very good. Wing P2633.

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    February, 2012
    8th Wednesday
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