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Stevenson, Robert Louis
A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES. LONDON: JOHN LANE THE BODLEY HEAD AND (NEW YORK:) CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS, 1896
LOT SOLD. 313 GBP
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Stevenson, Robert Louis
A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES. LONDON: JOHN LANE THE BODLEY HEAD AND (NEW YORK:) CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS, 1896
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Stevenson, Robert Louis
A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES. LONDON: JOHN LANE THE BODLEY HEAD AND (NEW YORK:) CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS, 1896
8vo (222 x 155mm.), first illustrated edition, illustrations by Charles Robinson, LIMITED TO 250 COPIES ON JAPANESE VELLUM (150 for the UK, 100 for America), half title, original red cloth, white paper label on spine, green cloth doublures (using the regular binding), maroon endpapers, top edge gilt, the others uncut, very slight staining to paper label on spine
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Provenance

Sir Francis Layland Barratt, armorial bookplate

Literature

Prideaux part I:14 (illustrated edition)

Catalogue Note

This special edition was bound in uniform style with the Edinburgh Edition of Stevenson's Works, with the covers of the ordinary edition employed as end-leaves (see Prideaux, p.40)

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