First Editions of the Works of Esteemed Authors and Book Illustrators of the XIXth Century / Association Books and Mss. / Sports and Pastimes [Catalogue No. 338]

By: Maggs Bros.

Price: NZ$34.80

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Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


Wrappers worn with many tears. Spine glue perished. Frontispiece and title leaf detached and loose. Some marginalia.; 280 pages + frontispiece. Printed wrappers. Page dimensions: 215 x 163mm. This catalogue features "A Great Shelley Discovery" (Number 1196, £350), being a first edition of Shelley's "Adonais" (Pisa, 1821) with an original drawing which was intended to be engraved for use as the frontispiece, and with Shelley's manuscript directions to this end written on it.

Title: First Editions of the Works of Esteemed Authors and Book Illustrators of the XIXth Century / Association Books and Mss. / Sports and Pastimes [Catalogue No. 338]

Author Name: Maggs Bros.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Maggs Bros.: 1915

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 9558