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Swift, Jonathan
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,250 USD
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133
Swift, Jonathan
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Swift, Jonathan
A Tale of a Tub. Written for the Universal Improvement of Mankind. To which is added, an account of a Battel between the Ancient and Modern Books in St. James Library. London: for John Nutt, 1704

8vo (7 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.; 186 x 110 mm). Repaired closed tear to title just intruding into double rule, washed. Red gilt morocco by Bedford, gilt edges; old repair to upper joint.


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Provenance

George Allison Armour (bookplate to pastedown)

Literature

Teerink 217

Catalogue Note

First edition.  With Uterinus left blank on p. 320.

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