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    George Bernard Shaw. Passion, Poison and Petrification, or, The Fatal Gazogene. London: Anthony Treherne & Co., 1905. First appearance of this comic melodrama. First appearance in Harry Furniss's Christmas Annual for 1905. Quarto. 126, xxiv pages. In the publisher's original printed wrappers. Wrappers toned, soiled, worn and chipped. Spine partially perished. Front wrapper detached, rear wrapper nearly detached. Text toned, slightly brittle, and occasionally edgeworn. Still, a good example of this rare and fragile item. Housed in chemise (with bookplate) and quarter brown morocco slipcase.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2020
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
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