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Shelley, Percy Bysshe
ROSALIND AND HELEN, A MODERN ECOLOGUE; WITH OTHER POEMS. PRINTED FOR C. AND J. OLLIER, 1819
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Shelley, Percy Bysshe
ROSALIND AND HELEN, A MODERN ECOLOGUE; WITH OTHER POEMS. PRINTED FOR C. AND J. OLLIER, 1819
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,500 GBP
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Shelley, Percy Bysshe
ROSALIND AND HELEN, A MODERN ECOLOGUE; WITH OTHER POEMS. PRINTED FOR C. AND J. OLLIER, 1819
8vo, FIRST EDITION, half-title, full green morocco gilt by Riviere & Son, decorated with leafy sprays and roses, spine gilt in compartments, all edges gilt, collector's maroon chemise and marbled slipcase, some spotting and browning
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Literature

Ashley Library V p.68; Granniss 49; Wise, A Shelley Library p.50

Catalogue Note

According to Mary Shelley, "Rosalind and Helen was begun at Marlow, and thrown aside till she found it, when, at her request, Shelley finished it at the Baths of Lucca in the Summer of 1818" (Buxton-Forman, The Shelley Library (1886), p.88).

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