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    Alexander Pope. The Works... London: Knapton, 1752. Complete in nine octavo volumes. Contemporary binding, skillfully rebacked to style. Very good.


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    Nine octavo volumes. Illustrated. Contemporary full brown calf, boards ruled in gilt. All volumes skillfully rebacked to style in later brown calf, spines tooled in gilt, with burgundy and olive green gilt morocco lettering labels, five raised bands. Some wear and soiling to bindings, some joints starting, most hinges starting, some intermittent foxing and thumbsoiling in text. Previous owner's neat ink signature on all title-pages. Still, a very good set. From the collection of Alexander J. Jemal, Jr.



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    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
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