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    Edmund H. Garrett, editor and illustrator. Edmund Gosse, introduction. LIMITED. Victorian Songs. Lyrics of the Affections and Nature. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1895. "225 copies of this book printed on Japan paper. This copy is number 69." xli, 228 pages. Twenty full page illustrations, titles in red and black, small title page portrait, decorative head- and tail-pieces. Includes poems by Charles Dickens, Edmund Gosse, Walter Savage Landor, Frederick Locker-Lampson, Christina G. Rossetti, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William B. Scott, Algernon Charles Swinburne, Alfred Tennyson, and many others. Full vellum with elaborate gilt designs and titles to front cover and spine, upper edge gilt, reading ribbon. Boards lightly warped, vellum bubbled up from boards near spine, small holograph pencil book dealer's notes on front free endpaper, few tissue guards with corner bends; otherwise in very good condition. From the William E. Fredeman Collection.

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