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    Baring-Gould's Famous Work on Lycanthropy

    [Werewolves]. Sabine Baring-Gould. The Book of Were-Wolves: Being an Account of a Terrible Superstition. London: Smith, Elder, 1865. First edition. Octavo. xii, 266, [2, ads] pages. Frontispiece inserted. Publisher's full red cloth, boards ruled in blind, front board and spine decoratively stamped in gilt, coated brown endleaves. Dust-soiling and light staining to boards. Minor chipping of spine ends. Bookseller ticket and penciled notes to front pastedown. Front hinge detached; rear hinge starting. Ex-library, with small library stamps on the recto of the frontispiece and the title page. Light foxing. A good copy. This book is one of the most famous about werewolves in the English language.

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