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    One of a Few Copies Bound in Red Morocco

    [Sir Louis Sterling]. The Sterling Library. A Catalogue of the Printed Books and Literary Manuscripts Collected by Sir Louis Sterling and Presented by Him to the University of London. [London]: Privately printed for Sterling, 1954.

    Limited edition, one of only a few copies bound in full morocco. Large octavo. xviii, 613 pages. With seven full-page illustrated plates.

    Original full red crushed levant morocco with gilt titles, rules, and decoration. Four raised spine bands. Housed in a red cloth slipcase. Double-ruled gilt inner dentelles. All edges gilt. Minimal wear to the binding. A fine copy.


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