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    [Poetry]. [John Sheffield]. The Temple of Death, a Poem, by the Right Honourable Marquis of Normanby: a Translation Out of French. With an Ode in Memory of Her Late Majesty Queen Mary. London: H. Hills, 1709. Twelvemo. Bound in protective paper wrappers, with manuscript titles. Extremities gently rubbed and toned. Contents foxed, creased and chipped, with some small tears and minor loss along edges. Good or better. From the collection of Judith Adelman.

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    24th-1st Thursday-Thursday
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