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BRIDGES, Horace James. As I Was Saying. Boston: Marshall Jones, 1923. Octavo, contemporary three-quarter brown morocco, raised bands, elaborately gilt-decorated spine, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, uncut. $400.
First edition, presentation copy, inscribed in the year of publication, "To John & Effie Brown, with Christmas greetings from Horace & Lucy Bridges. 1923," handsomely bound by Bayntun.
Includes essays on Mark Twain, George Eliot, Spiritualism and Conscientious Objectors, among many diverse topics. Bookplate.