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Browning, Robert
'THE POETICAL WORKS OF ROBERT BROWNING'. LONDON: SMITH, ELDER, & CO., 1888-94
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PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION

Browning, Robert
'THE POETICAL WORKS OF ROBERT BROWNING'. LONDON: SMITH, ELDER, & CO., 1888-94
Estimation
500800
Lot. Vendu 1,750 USD (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
ACCÉDER AU LOT

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Browning, Robert
'THE POETICAL WORKS OF ROBERT BROWNING'. LONDON: SMITH, ELDER, & CO., 1888-94
17 volumes, 8vo. Occasional frontispieces. Autograph letter with nine lines of text in ink tipped into first volume. Full blue morocco double ruled in gilt, elaborate repeat gilt decoration in corners of compartments, spines with raised bands in six compartments, title and text gilt in second and third, the others with a repeat overall decoration in gilt, turn-ins ruled with gilt corner pieces, watered silk doublures and free endpapers, top edges gilt, some fading to spines, some minor rubbing to extremities.
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Bibliographie

NCBEL 3:440

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Edition limited to 250 copies on handmade paper. 

The letter dated "April 19", begins "Dear Lady Balfour of Burleigh, It will give me great pleasure to drive out with you on the 9th of May...".

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