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    Percy Bysshe Shelley. The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley - The Buxton Forman Edition. London: Reeves & Turner, 1882.

    Two octavo volumes. xxx, 572 plus ads; xiv, 580 pages plus ads. Edited by Harry Buxton Forman. Portrait frontispiece to volume one, illustrated frontispiece to volume two. Index.

    Publisher's pictorial black cloth featuring gilt-stamped sunflowers, butterflies, etc. Rough trimmed pages to top edge; fore-edge and bottom edge untrimmed. Scuffing to boards; edges rubbed. Both volumes very slightly cocked. Bookplate of Oxford scholar and author Sir Walter Alexander Raleigh (1861-1922) on front pastedown of volume one. Penciled notations to a rear blank page. Overall, very good condition in custom gilt-stamped quarter leather and cloth clamshell box.

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