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    Alain-René Lesage. [T. Smollett, translator]. The Adventures of Gil Blas, of Santillane...In Three Volumes. With Elegant Engravings. London: Printed for J. Mawman, [et al.], 1819. One work in three octavo volumes. Thirty engraved plates. Bound in full red pebbled morocco with gilt rules and floral designs on boards and spine, title and volume numbers stamped in gilt in compartments, gilt floral designed board edges, gilt ruled turn-ins, and marbled endpapers. Bindings lightly rubbed. First volume with small holograph pencil bookseller's marks on front fly-leaf, verso of rear free endpaper, and last page. Some image off-set on pages facing plates, few minor page tears, creases, foxing, and occasional soiling. Very good.

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