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Eliot, George
SCENES OF CLERICAL LIFE. EDINBURGH AND LONDON: WILLIAM BLACKWOOD AND SONS, 1858
Estimation
2 0003 000
ACCÉDER AU LOT
462
Eliot, George
SCENES OF CLERICAL LIFE. EDINBURGH AND LONDON: WILLIAM BLACKWOOD AND SONS, 1858
Estimation
2 0003 000
ACCÉDER AU LOT

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Eliot, George
SCENES OF CLERICAL LIFE. EDINBURGH AND LONDON: WILLIAM BLACKWOOD AND SONS, 1858
2 volumes, 8vo, FIRST BOOK EDITION, half-titles, original blindstamped claret-coloured cloth, cinnamon endpapers, spines lettered in gilt, uncut, some repairs to hinges with some remaining cracking, some slight discolouration and water-staining at head and base of early and late leaves near spine, joints repaired
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Provenance

Frank J. Hogan; his sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, 24 April 1945, lot 253; Estelle Doheny (1875-1958), morocco booklabels; her sale, Christie's New York, 17 October 1988, lot 1265 [part of]; Brian Fenwick-Smith, bookplate

Bibliographie

Baker & Ross A3.2; Parrish 7; Sadleir 818; Wolff 2062

Description

Originally published anonymously in Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine between January and November 1857, this marks the first of the works to be released under her pseudonym. This first edition in book form was published in January 1858, in 1050 copies.

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