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    Charles Mackay. Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds... London: 1852.

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    Charles Mackay. Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds... Vol. I & II. London: Office of the National Illustrated Library, 1852.

    Second edition. Two volumes in one octavo. Frontispieces and additional vignette title pages, illustrated throughout with numerous engravings. Binding worn. Joints and hinges starting. Otherwise very good. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

    viii, 303; iv, 322 pages. Blind stamped patterned cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Binding rubbed and soiled, gilt faded; rear joint and hinge starting, previous owner's holograph name on front free endpaper dated "1858", last leaf and rear free endpaper slightly pulling away at the upper edge, small holograph pencil "30" at bottom of last page, some page toning, occasional foxing or light soiling; else in very good condition.



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