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Lot 158
BYRON (GEORGE GORDON NOEL) The Prisoner of Chillon, and Other Poems, 1816; and 5 others, Byron (6)
Sold for £812 (US$ 1,271) inc. premium

Lot Details
BYRON (GEORGE GORDON NOEL)
The Prisoner of Chillon, and Other Poems, first issue, [Wise I, pp.113-114], 1816; Manfred, a Dramatic Poem, third issue, ownership inscription (dated 1817, on upper cover) and book label of the "Coddenham Book Society" [Wise I, p.123], 1817, original wrappers, minor loss to spines, preserved in cloth box; Sardanapalus, a Tragedy... Cain, a Mystery, [Wise II, pp.32-33], 1821; Lara, a Tale. Jacqueline, a Tale, bookplate of William Marchbank [Wise I, p.101], 1814; English Bards, and Scotch Reviewers, fourth edition, bookplate of Lytton Strachey, James Cawthorn, 1810, original boards, printed label on spines, light soiling, mostly FIRST EDITIONS, all with bookplate of Simon Nowell-Smith, 8vo, John Murray unless otherwise stated; and another by Byron (6)
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