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    Francois Rabelais. All the Extant Works of Francois Rabelais. With Illustrations by Alexander King and Jean de Bosschere. New York: Covici-Friede, 1929. Special copy 1 of 200 numbered copies (likely out of series). Three folio volumes. Publisher's quarter brown cloth. Very good. From the Estate of John McLaughlin.

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    Translated by Samuel Putnam. Publisher's brown textured cloth over gray paper boards with leather spine labels titled in black. Moderate wear and soiling to bindings. Bumped edges and corners. Binding of volume one slightly shaken. One-inch tear to the bottom edge of the title page and frontispiece in volume one. Mild toning to text margins. All in all, a very good set of a beautiful edition of Rabelais.

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