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Gray, Thomas (1716-1771) Poems and Letters.

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3040B
Lot:
309
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Gray, Thomas (1716-1771) Poems and Letters. London: Chiswick Press, 1867. Large quarto, illustrated with four mounted albumen photographs, bound in contemporary full dark blue calf, gilt-tooled spine, board edges, a.e.g., prize binding for a student at Eton College with a printed leaf to that effect bound before the text, scuffed, 11 x 8 1/4 in.
Estimate $80-150


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Keywords

London, Albumen print, Book arts, Book formats, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Crafts, Paper art, Printing, Publishing, Quarto, Thomas Gray, Visual arts

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