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    Francis T. Palgrave, editor. LIMITED. The Treasury of Sacred Song. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1889. Limited large paper edition of 585 copies, of which this is copy number 552 and signed by editor on the limitation page. Octavo. ix, 374 pages. Poems by Edmund Spenser, George Herbert, Henry More, Robert Burns, Christina G. Rossetti, John Sharp, Alfred Lord Tennyson, and many more. Title page with red decorative border. Quarter vellum over black cloth covered boards with titles in gilt on both front cover and spine, extra gilt decorations and publisher's device on spine. Boards lightly scuffed and scratched; nineteenth century holograph pen gift inscription and modern pencil book seller's notes on front pastedown, free endpapers browned, deckled edges lightly toned; otherwise a very attractive copy in very good condition. From the William E. Fredeman Collection.

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