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    Robert Barr. Jennie Baxter, Journalist and Two Copies of The Triumphs of Eugéne Valmont. New York and London: Various publishers, 1899-[no date but 1906]. Including first editions. London copy of Triumphs signed and inscribed by Lew. D. Feldman, noted antiquarian bookseller. Jennie Baxter, Journalist. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1899. Octavo. 337 pp. Illustrated with plates, including frontispiece, and one floorplan. Publisher's pictorial tan cloth stamped in black and brown. Minor edgewear, spine cocked. Internally generally clean; top edge slightly darkened, minor edgewear. Very good.

    [Together with]: The Triumphs of Eugéne Valmont. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1906. First American edition, publisher's (1) on last page. 330, [6, publisher's ads] pp. Publisher's pictorial brown cloth stamped in orange and white. Corners bumped and rubbed, moderate edgewear, somewhat rubbed and soiled, dampstaining, 1.5 x 1-inch gouge on back board. Endpapers foxed. Dampstaining to bottom edge at back half of text block, intermittent foxing and soiling, minor edgewear, some soiling on edges, top edge darkened. Good.

    [Together with]: Another copy. London: Hurst and Blackett, Limited, [no date but 1906]. First edition. Signed and inscribed by Lew. D. Feldman, noted antiquarian bookseller, to the front free endpaper recto. Octavo. 307 pp. Publisher's black-stamped brick red cloth. Corners bumped, rubbed, moderate edgewear, spine sunned. Rear hinge starting. Internally generally clean; some gutters overextended, text block slightly toned, intermittent foxing chiefly contained to edges, top edge darkened. Good+

    Triumphs is Queen's Quorum #35 and a Haycraft Queen Cornerstone.


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