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    Miguel Cervantes de Saavedra. The Life and Exploits of the ingenious gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha. Translated from the original Spanish by Charles Jarvis. London: J. and R. Tonson, S. Draper, R. Dodsley, 1749. Stated Second Edition. Two octavo volumes. xxii, [26], 406 pages; [16], 422 pages. With 24 copper-engraved plates by George Vander Gucht. Tastefully rebacked with diced full polished calf covers with gilt borders. Blind-stamped modern spines with black and red morocco labels, gilt decoration, ruling and titles. Speckled edges. New preliminaries and terminals. Minor foxing to endpapers and pages. Generally near fine.

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