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    W. Harrison Ainsworth. Windsor Castle. Illustrated by George Cruikshank. London: 1843. New edition. Inscribed, TLS by Ainsworth. From the Collection of Judith Adelman.

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    W. Harrison Ainsworth. Windsor Castle. An Historical Romance. Illustrated by George Cruikshank and Tony Johannot. London: Henry Colburn, 1843. New edition. Inscribed by Ainsworth and with a Typed Letter Signed by Ainsworth laid in (the TLS is in response to being offered a steel plate engraved by Reynolds, which Ainsworth respectfully declines). Octavo. Engraved frontispiece and engraved title, plus eighteen engraved plates and numerous text illustrations. Full polished calf by Riviere & Son, with floral cornerpieces to the boards, and the spine elaborately tooled in gilt with five raised bands, and a black leather spine title label lettered in gilt. Minor wear and abrading to the boards and corners. Spine sunned. Very good. From the Collection of Judith Adelman.



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    April, 2013
    10th Wednesday
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