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    [Fore-edge Painting]. James Beattie. The Poetical Works of James Beattie. London: William Pickering, 1831. Octavo. Fore-edge painting of a man and woman in a woodland setting. Engraved frontispiece portrait of Beattie. Full morocco, blind stamped rules with gilt harp devices on boards, author's name and device in gilt on spine, all edges gilt, gilt inner dentelles. Binding rubbed and soiled. Hinges cracked, frontis and title page over-opened, occasional pencil marks and underlines, some foxing and minor soiling. Very good.

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