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    Moore's Poetry with Fore-edge Painting

    [Fore-edge Painting]. [Thomas Moore]. Moore's Irish Melodies. London: Longmans, Green, [n.d., ca. 1866].

    New edition. Quarto. 280 pages. With a fore-edge painting depicting a pair of lovers in a lush Irish pastoral setting with beautiful, vivid colors.

    Full red morocco by Thacker, ruled and heavily decorated in gilt with gilt inner dentelles. Five raised bands with gilt titles and decoration. All edges gilt with marbled endpapers. Rubbing to extremities with tender joints and some chipping to spine tail. Covers show soiling and staining. Minor toning and foxing to pages and endpapers. A very good copy.


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    June, 2010
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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