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    Paul Du Chaillu. Stories of the Gorilla Country. Narrated for Young People. New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1867. First edition. Inscribed by the author on the second front free endpaper. Octavo. 292 pages. With numerous illustrations throughout text.

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    Paul Du Chaillu. Stories of the Gorilla Country. Narrated for Young People. New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1867.

     

    First edition. Inscribed by the author on the second front free endpaper. Octavo. 292 pages. With numerous illustrations throughout text.

     

    Original brown cloth over beveled boards with extensive gilt decoration stamped on the front board and spine. Binding modestly worn with some light spotting; library marks on spine. Contents bright with the usual ex-library stamps and a magazine illustration of a phoenix mounted to the front pastedown, else very good.

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    June, 2010
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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