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    A Superb Copy of Dore's Roland

    [Gustave Dore, illustrator]. Lodovico Ariosto. Arioth's Rasender Roland. Breslau, S. Schottlaender, [n.d., ca. 1880-1881]. First German edition. Approximately 16.75 x 11.75 inches. Two folio volumes. [vi], x, 299, [1, blank]; [iv], [301]-636 pages. With eighty-one full-page plates inserted throughout. Publisher's full red cloth, front covers elaborately stamped in decorative black, gilt, and gray, spine elaborately stamped in black and gilt. Silk endleaves. Bookplates. Despite some very minor rubbing to binding and light soiling to front endleaves in both volumes, these volumes are exceedingly bright and in near fine condition.

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    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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