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3103T Marlborough
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Chaucer, Geoffrey (c. 1343-1400) The Works, John Urry, Editor.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3103T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 31, 2018 10:00AM


Chaucer, Geoffrey (c. 1343-1400) The Works, John Urry, Editor. London: Lintot, 1721. Folio, first Urry edition published after his death and finished by Timothy Thomas, with portraits of Urry and Chaucer present, illustrated with engraved text vignettes, some spotting, later full calf, rebacked, boards detached, 15 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

[preliminary leaves]4 [unsigned, a, b, unsigned], c-n2, B-Z2, Aa-Zz2, Aaa-Zzz2, Aaaa-Zzzz2, 5A-5Z2,6A-6Z2, 7A-7Z2, 8A-8R2.

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Timothy Thomas, London