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    Léon Gautier. Chivalry. London: Routledge and Sons, Limited, 1891.
    First edition. Translated by Henry Frith. Octavo. 499 pages. Fifty-seven wood engraved illustrations (including frontispiece and 23 plates).

    Original brown cloth over beveled boards with stamped illustration on the front board and spine in blue, gilt, green, black and orange. Gilt titles. Wear at the head and foot of spine. Corners slightly abraded. Light shelf wear to edges. Contents slightly toned, especially at the pastedowns and front free endpaper. Free front endpaper starting to detach. Small stain on the recto of the frontis. Light pencil marginalia on a few pages. A very good copy of a work seldom seen in this early original issue.

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