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    Walt Whitman. Two Books, including: Leaves of Grass. Philadelphia: 1888. [and:] Specimen Days & Collect. Glasgow: 1883. First British edition. Both very good.

    More Information: Two Whitman Books, including: Leaves of Grass. Philadelphia: David McKay, 1888. Octavo. 404 pages. Includes the Annex "Sands at Seventy." Original mustard cloth over boards. Gilt stamped lettering to front board. Gilt designs and lettering to spine. Top edge gilt. Inked name of previous owner on front free endpaper. Rear hinge cracked, but holding. Spine dulled. Overall, a sound copy in very good condition. BAL 21433. [and:] Specimen Days & Collect. Glasgow: Wilson & McCormick, 1883. First British edition. Octavo. vi, 374 pages. Frontispiece. One-page advertisement. Original mustard cloth over boards. Gilt stamped lettering to front board. Gilt lettering to spine. Hinges starting. Corners bumped. Some general shelf wear. Overall in very good condition. BAL 21423.

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