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    [Fine Bindings]. William Makepeace Thackeray. The History of Pendennis. His Fortunes and Misfortunes, His Friends and His Greatest Enemy. London: Bradbury and Evans, 1849-50. First edition. Two octavo volumes. viii, 384; xii, 372 pages. Bound with engraved half-titles and 46 engraved plates, lacking advertisements. Full polished calf with gilt decorations and ruling. Morocco spine labels with gilt titles. Rich inner dentelles and edges. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bookplates. Some light rubbing and wear. Minor toning, foxing, or staining. Otherwise, generally near fine. Van Duzer, 165; Wolff 6693.

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    April, 2012
    19th Thursday
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