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Lot 184
GILLIES (ROBERT PIERCE) Tales of a Voyager to the Arctic Ocean, 3 vol.
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[GILLIES (ROBERT PIERCE)]
Tales of a Voyager to the Arctic Ocean, 3 vol., first edition, the name "M. Shelley" in early hand on titles, contemporary green half calf, spines with gilt flower device, morocco spine labels (one chipped) [Wolff 2522], 12mo, Henry Colburn, 1826

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  • The name of "M. Shelley" on the titles is presumably an early attempt to attribute this anonymously published work to Mary Shelley, whose Frankenstein is partly located in the Arctic.
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