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    [Don Quixote.] Mr. D'Urfey. The Comical History of Don Quixote as it is Acted at the Queen's Theatre in Dorset-Garden. In Two Parts. London: Samuel Briscoe, 1694. One volume. [and:] Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. The History and Adventures of the renowned Don Quixote. Volumes I, II, and IV. London: T. Osborne, C. Hitch and L. Hawes, et al, 1761. Three of four volumes; incomplete set. Later bindings. Rubbing, wear, soiling, and staining to extremities. Spines and corners bumped. Toning, dampstaining, and light scattered foxing along textblock edges and throughout. Bookplate in The Comical History of...; offsetting, pp. 49-58 of part I and pp 39-42 and 47-48 of part II detached, pp. 43-46 lacking in part II, bottom corner repaired on p. 39 Hinges broken and joints starting in volumes I, II, and IV The History and Adventures of...; ink ownership signatures on title pages, open tear at top edge of p. 292 in vol. I, and pp. 317-320 lacking in vol. IV but bound in vol. II. Fair. From the collection of Judith Adelman.

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    February, 2015
    19th Thursday
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