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    Emily Dickinson. Poems. London: 1891. First English edition.

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    Emily Dickinson. Poems. London: James R. Osgood, McIlvaine, & Co., 1891. First British edition. Octavo. xiv, [15]-158, [2, blank] pages. Edited by Mabel Loomis Todd and T. W. Higginson. Original pale yellow cloth, gilt lettering on front and spine, top edge gilt. Light toning and foxing on page edges, modest rubbing and soiling on covers and extremities. Front hinge starting, gutter a bit over-opened at pp. 78-79, occasional thumbsoiling. Very good.

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    September, 2016
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