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    Algernon Charles Swinburne. LIMITED. Songs Before Sunrise. London: Published for the Florence Press by Chatto & Windus, 1909. Limited hand-made paper edition of 650 copies, of which this is copy number 57. Quarto. ix, 209 pages. Large red first initials. Illustrated bookplate of Pamela Charteris on front pastedown and holograph pen gift inscription on blue "Warwick Castle" letterhead mounted on front free endpaper: "With Daisy's best/ love". Quarter cloth over paper covered boards with title labels to front cover and spine, reading ribbon, upper edge gilt. Boards faded, rubbed and soiled, spine cloth rubbed, creased, and soiled; endpapers and adjacent pages foxed and browned, small holograph pencil number "16" on front pastedown, occasional minor spots of foxing; otherwise a very good copy in a worn binding. From the William E. Fredeman Collection.

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    June, 2015
    17th Wednesday
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