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    [George Cruikshank, illustrator]. Harriet Beecher Stowe. Uncle Tom's Cabin. London: Cassell, 1852. First Cruikshank illustrated edition.


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    Octavo. [2], 301, [1, ads] pages With twenty-eight plates (including frontispiece) inserted throughout (complete). Contemporary half black morocco over marbled boards, spine ruled and lettered in gilt ("Uncle" is misspelled "Ucnle" on spine). Some rubbing to binding, overopened in one place in text, text somewhat foxed and thumbsoiled in some areas. Still, a near fine copy. One of the most attractive early editions of Uncle Tom's Cabin, with excellent illustrations by Cruikshank.

    Cohn 777.



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    April, 2014
    2nd Wednesday
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