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“TORTURE IN LOVE, AND DESPAIR, AND MADNESS”

DICKENS, Charles. Our Mutual Friend. London, 1865. Two volumes.

First edition, bound from parts, of this classic Dickens novel about liars, deceivers, and pretenders, with 40 illustrations by Marcus Stone, handsomely bound and with an elaborate bi-directional fore-edge painting of Charles Dickens. $2800.

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SPIRITED FORE-EDGE PAINTING OF A FOX-CHASE ON SOMERVILLE’S “THE CHASE,” 1802, ILLUSTRATED BY THE BEWICKS

(FORE-EDGE PAINTING) SOMERVILLE, William. The Chase; a Poem. London, 1802.

Later illustrated edition of “The Chase,” “held in high esteem by sportsmen,” with 13 fine wood-engraved vignettes by John and Thomas Bewick, and sporting a wonderful early fore-edge painting of the hunt, handsomely bound. $2200.

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WITH BEAUTIFUL AND SCARCE TRIPLE EDGE PAINTINGS FEATURING A PORTRAIT OF EDMUND SPENSER AND CHIVALRIC SCENES

SPENSER, Edmund. Works of Edmund Spenser. London, circa 1870.

Later edition of Spenser's complete works, with frontispiece portrait of Edmund Spenser and vignette title page, beautifully bound in full morocco-gilt with a scarce triple edge painting depicting Edmund Spenser and several scenes of medieval knights and ladies. $2000.

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