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    Four Books by Hall Caine, including: Recollections of Rossetti. London: Cassell and Company, Ltd., 1928. Octavo. 259 pages. Publisher's red decorated boards with floral designs and gilt titles to front cover and spine. Holograph ink inscriptions on front endpapers. [together with:] Sonnets of Three Centuries. London: Elliot Stock, 1882. Quarto. 331 pages, unopened pages. Publisher's green cloth with intricate gilt floral and bird devices on front cover, gilt floral design and titles on spine. [and:] Cobwebs of Criticism. London: Elliot Stock, 1883. Octavo. 266 pages. Publisher's cloth with detailed spider-web design in black and gilt titles on both front cover and spine. Bookplate of "Roger Senhouse" on front pastedown. Hinges cracked. [and:] My Story. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1909. 402 pages. Frontispiece photo of bust of author and fifteen illustrated plates. Publisher's cloth with gilt titles to front cover and spine. Books have general shelf wear, scuffing and rubbing to boards, corner bumps, light soiling or stains; occasional foxing to pages, few holograph pencil annotations; else a group of books in very good condition. From the William E. Fredeman Collection.

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    17th Wednesday
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