The Ashley Library (A Catalogue of Printed Books, Manuscripts, and Autograph Letters) Volume X

By: Wise, Thomas James

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First Printing--One of only 200 copies printed. Originally published in a set of ten, this is Volume X. Finding the entire set is very rare. Original buckrum cream cloth with gilt decorations to the front board and spine. This copy is in near fine condition. Only the outside buckram cloth is slightly age toned, the interior is as new. Handmade paper with the original tissue guard covering the photo of the author and title page. Full Gilt laden top edge and uncut fore edge and text block. Hand sewn binding. Hand made paper and with copies of original letters from the authors (Byron Browning, etc) Bibliographies of publications of some of the finest authors in English literature, together with reproductions of their title and copyright pages and descriptions of first editions. A wonderful book for any bibliophile's library, with many titles from 1600 and on.

Title: The Ashley Library (A Catalogue of Printed Books, Manuscripts, and Autograph Letters) Volume X

Author Name: Wise, Thomas James

Categories: Books on Books and Authors,

Edition: First

Publisher: London, Privately Printed: 1930

Binding: Linen Cloth (Buckram)

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: cfe12465

Keywords: BIBLIOGRAPHY