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    The Novels and Stories of Richard Harding Davis
    in a Sumptuous Binding and with an ANS

    Richard Harding Davis. The Novels and Stories of Richard Harding Davis. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1916. Crossroads Edition, one of 256 sets signed by the publisher. Complete in twelve octavo volumes. With an Autograph Note Signed by Davis laid-in, politely declining an offer of work (note card is approximately 3.5 x 4.5 inches on stiff stationery). Magnificently bound in contemporary full red levant morocco, boards decoratively paneled in gilt with gilt floral and multi-colored onlaid leather cornerpieces, spines tooled, ruled, and lettered in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, top edge gilt, gilt-stamped red morocco turn-ins, blue gilt morocco doublures, red watered silk liners. Some inconsequential occasional rubbing, else a superb set. From the collection of Alexander J. Jemal, Jr.

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    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
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