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    Maria Maxwell. Ernest Grey; or, The Sins of Society. New York: T.W. Strong, 1855. First edition. Extra-engraved title page and five engraved plates. Publisher's brown cloth stamped in blind with gilt titles and decoration. Foxing to endpapers and rubbing to extremities. Very good. An early American novel advocating rehabilitation rather than punishment in American prisons. From the collection of Zita Books.


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    March, 2014
    27th Thursday
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