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    John Dryden, translator. John Carey, editor. The Works of Virgil. London: Vernon and Hood, 1803. Three octavo volumes. Contemporary full mottled leather, gilt borders. Black labels and gilt titles on spines. Some rubbing on covers and extremities. Joints starting or cracking. Loss to head of spine on Volume I, loss to tail on Volume III. Chipping on spines with a bit of loss. Marbled endpapers. Ink ownership signatures on title pages. Volume II with light stains on lower margins of pp. 77-82 and plate facing p. 82. Overall, very good.

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    February, 2016
    11th Thursday
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