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    [Frederic Remington, illustrator]. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The Song of Hiawatha. Boston: 1891. First edition illustrated by Remington.

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    [Frederic Remington, illustrator]. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The Song of Hiawatha. Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1891. First deluxe edition illustrated by Remington, limited to 250 copies of which this is copy number 78. Large octavo (9.25 x 6.5 inches; 234 x 166 mm.). xviii, 242 pages; portrait frontispiece and twenty two photogravure illustrations after Remington by A. W. Elson, inserted throughout; tissue guards. Publisher's vellum, boards ruled in gilt, front board decoratively stamped in gilt, spine lettered in gilt; top edge gilt. Spine lightly toned; some mild rubbing; minor edgewear to binding; light soiling to boards; boards slightly bowed outward. Endleaves and text toned. Still, near fine. BAL 12720; Dykes, Remington, 786.



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