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WITH 38 FOLIO WOOD-ENGRAVINGS BY GUSTAVE DORÉ

(DORÉ, Gustave) COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor. The Rime of the Ancient Mariner. New York, 1878.

Early American edition of Doré’s Coleridge, a handsome folio volume with 39 striking full-page folio wood-engravings, title page and two large engraved vignettes by Doré, in original cloth. $3600.

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“PERHAPS THE MOST IMPORTANT LANDMARK IN DORÉ’S CAREER”

(DORÉ, Gustave). The Holy Bible. London and New York, circa 1889-1892. Forty-four parts.

Later edition of Gustave Doré's great folio Bible, complete in 44 original parts, splendidly illustrated by him with 192 full-page wood-engravings. $3200.

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“DREAMY, MYSTICAL, SERENE”

TENNYSON, Alfred. Enid. London, 1868.

First Doré-illustrated edition of Tennyson’s Enid (one of the stories in his poetic treatment of Arthurian legend, Idylls of the King), with nine rich, large folio steel engravings by Doré, beautifully bound in original full gilt-decorated red morocco. $2500.

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DORÉ’S MAGNIFICENT DANTE

(DORÉ, Gustave) DANTE. Vision of Hell; The Vision of Purgatory and Paradise. London, Paris, New York & Melbourne, 1904. Two volumes.

Splendid later edition of one of Doré’s most famous illustrated works, the celebrated English translation of Dante by Henry Francis Cary, with frontispiece portrait of Dante and 135 full-page wood-engravings, showing the torments of Hell "with minute and sometimes shocking fidelity." $1800.

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