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    Wonderful Double Fore-edge Painting

    [Fore-edge Painting]. Thomas Gray. Poems and Letters. London: Chiswick Press, 1863.

    First edition thus. Quarto. 415 pages. With a double fore-edge painting with each side depicting charming views of Eton College.

    Contemporary full polished calf, ruled and decorated in gilt with gilt inner dentelles. Five raised bands with decoration and leather spine label with gilt titles. All edges gilt. Rubbing and scuffing with a couple of spots of dampstaining to front board. Scattered foxing throughout. A very good copy.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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