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    [Dora Greenwell]. The Patience of Hope. With an Introduction by John G. Whittier. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1862. First edition. Purple cloth with covers blindstamped and spine stamped in gilt. Edges stained red. Brown coated endpapers. Very good.

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    Octavo. xxxiii, 171 pages, sixteen pages of advertisements at the rear.

    Housed in a red cloth clamshell box stamped in gilt.

    Minor rubbing, very light bumping to corners and spine ends, spine is discolored and gilt on spine is rubbing off. Previous owner's notations and stamp on preliminary blanks and title page. Box is barely rubbed and slightly darkened at the spine and top edge. Very good condition. 

    Publisher's advertisements dated August 1862.



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