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    George Bernard Shaw. Cashel Byron's Profession. A Novel. London: The Modern Press, 1886. First edition of Shaw's first creative work.

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    George Bernard Shaw. Cashel Byron's Profession. A Novel. London: The Modern Press, 1886. First edition of Shaw's first creative work. Octavo. [ii, title leaf], 164, [2, blank] pages. Publisher's blue wrappers printed in red and black. Housed in a green half morocco slipcase with gilt titles and chemise. Minor edge wear, rubbing and soiling to the wrappers. Very minor occasional foxing, mostly marginal. Spine somewhat flattened. Light penciled note to front cover reading "extremely rare." A very good copy of Shaw's first work.



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