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    Washington Irving. A History of the Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus. London: John Murray, 1828. First British edition. With 2 folding maps. Four octavo volumes, uniformly bound in modern quarter calf over brown cloth. Morocco spine lables with gilt titles. A fine set. BAL 10123 gives the British edition as the true first; Sabin 35170 remains inconclusive. From the collection of Judith Adelman.


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