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“THE BEST LETTER-WRITER IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE”

WALPOLE, Horace. Letters of Horace Walpole. London, 1877. Nine volumes.

Illustrated 1877 edition of the entire series of Walpole’s correspondence, with 38 engraved portraits throughout of Walpole and his correspondents, handsomely bound in full contemporary calf-gilt. $1800.

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“THE BEST LETTER-WRITER IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE” (SCOTT)

WALPOLE, Horace. Letters of Horace Walpole. London, 1886. Nine volumes. Handsomely bound 1886 illustrated edition of the entire series of Walpole’s correspondence. With 39 engraved portraits throughout of Walpole and his correspondents. $1750.

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“THEY ARE GREEK, THEY ARE PINDARIC, THEY ARE SUBLIME!”

(WALPOLE, Horace) GRAY, Thomas. Odes. London, 1797.

Original forgery of Gray's Odes, printed around 1797 by Thomas Kirgate at Walpole's famous Strawberry Hill Press. An exceptionally fine large copy, with two authentic impressions of Johann Sebastian Müller's portrait of Gray, after John Giles Eccardt (one cropped). $700.

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