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    [John Glanvill, translator]. Bernard de Fontenelle. A Plurality of Worlds. [London]: Nonesuch Press, 1929. Limited edition, one of 1,600 copies. Octavo. Original full limp parchment. Overall a near fine copy housed in the original gilt-stamped green paper slipcase.

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    [John Glanvill, translator]. Bernard de Fontenelle. A Plurality of Worlds. [London]: Nonesuch Press, 1929.

    Limited edition, one of 1,600 copies (of which this is #1368). Octavo. x, 138, [2, colophon and imprint] pages. With eight color-stenciled designs after designs by T.L. Poulton. Title printed in red and black.

    Original full limp parchment, gilt pictorial centerpiece, spine lettered in gilt, leather thongs, top edge gilt and others uncut, partially unopened. The bookseller's ticket of Jake Zeitlin affixed to lower inner corner of rear pastedown (perforated price section still intact). Overall a near-fine copy housed in the original gilt-stamped green paper slipcase.



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