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Chapman, George
THE TRAGEDIE OF CHARLES DUKE OF BYRON, MARSHALL OF FRANCE. PRINTED BY N.O. FOR THOMAS THORP, 1625
LOT SOLD. 938 GBP
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Chapman, George
THE TRAGEDIE OF CHARLES DUKE OF BYRON, MARSHALL OF FRANCE. PRINTED BY N.O. FOR THOMAS THORP, 1625
LOT SOLD. 938 GBP
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Chapman, George
THE TRAGEDIE OF CHARLES DUKE OF BYRON, MARSHALL OF FRANCE. PRINTED BY N.O. FOR THOMAS THORP, 1625
small 4to, SECOND EDITION, later half calf, lettered in gilt on spine, some loss to corner of M3 and R3 (not affecting text), some spotting, boards soiled and worn, particularly at joints
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Provenance

Harry Buxton Forman (1842-1917), bookplate and ownership inscription; his sale, Anderson Galleries, New York, 15 March 1920, lot 160; John Whipple Frothingham, bookplate

Literature

see Pforzheimer 148; see STC 4969

Catalogue Note

The Tragedie alone, without The Conspiracie. The divisional title for The Tragedie serves here as the title page, and - since the register was continuous - the signatures in this volume run from I1 to R3. 

SCARCE; only one copy (the Pirie copy) has appeared at auction in recent years.

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