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    Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley: 1831 Revised Edition of Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus. [Together with:] Frederick Schiller The Ghost-seer! (London: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, 1831), first illustrated edition (third overall), (No. IX in Bentley's Standard Novels series), xii (including series title), Frankenstein ends page 202, The Ghost-seer!, 163 pages, [3] pages publisher's ads at rear, two engraved frontis and title page illustration by T. Holst and W. Chevalier, plum cloth with two black paper gilt lettering labels, small 12mo (4.5" x 7"), title labels slightly chipped, spine sun faded, boards moderately soiled, foxing to the prelims, internal pages still bright, near very good condition. Offered in a beautiful full morocco clamshell case with five raised spine bands, gilt titles and decorations. From the Ventura Collection.

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    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
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