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Lot 131•W
WISE (THOMAS JAMES) The Ashley Library. A List of Books Printed for Private Circulation, 1897; and 20 others
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WISE (THOMAS JAMES)
The Ashley Library. A List of Books Printed for Private Circulation, second edition, wrappers worn, Harvard release stamp, 1897--COMPTON-RICKETT (ARTHUR) Our Poets at School [parodies includes Browning, Shelley, Swinburne], inscribed to Wise and with his bookplate (presumably turned out of the Ashley library as not grand enough), boards, Bournemouth, 1921--BROWNING (ROBERT) Pauline... reprint of the original edition of 1833 edited by Thomas J. Wise, one of 25 large paper copies, original boards, rubbed [Todd 109a], 1886--[TENNYSON (ALFRED)] Poems MDCCCXXX MDCCCXXXIII, a piracy by James Dykes Campbell, of which about 150 copies were printed, half maroon morocco by The Rose Bindery, Boston, original wrappers bound in, [Toronto], 1862; and others, including copies of Todd 213d & 309d, 8vo (21)
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