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    [A. H. Clough, translator and editor]. Plutarch. Plutarch's Lives. The Translation Called Dryden's. London: Sampson Low, 1874.

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    [A. H. Clough, translator and editor]. Plutarch. Plutarch's Lives. The Translation Called Dryden's. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle, 1874.

    First edition of Clough's revision of Dryden's translation. Five octavo volumes. Nineteenth-century full tree calf, covers decoratively quadruple ruled in gilt, gilt floral cornerpieces, spines elaborately tooled in gilt in compartments, gilt and olive gilt morocco lettering labels, five raised bands, gilt board edges and turn-ins, marbled endleaves, all edges marbled. Spines uniformly sunned, some rubbing to bindings, neat contemporary ink gift inscription in volume I. Overall, a handsome, near fine set.



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