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Decorative Bindings, Sets, Poetry, Twenty-eight Volumes.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Poetry, Twenty-eight Volumes. A group of octavo-format books, in either full or half-leather bindings, including fifteen volumes of the Plays and Poems of Shakespeare, 1842; Robert Browning's Poetical Works, 1872, in six volumes; Milton's Poetical Works, 1826, in three volumes; and single volumes of Keats's Complete Poetry, 1937; Shelley's Complete Works, 1945; Dickens's David Copperfield, 1930; and Kingsley's Westward Ho!, 1933. (28)
Estimate $400-600


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Robert Browning, John Keats, Literature, Poetry

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