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CATALOGUE OF FIRST EDITIONS OF AMERICAN AUTHORS by Leon and Brother - Paperback - First Edition - 1885 - from poor mans books and Biblio.com

CATALOGUE OF FIRST EDITIONS OF AMERICAN AUTHORS

by Leon and Brother

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


NY: Leon and Brother. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1885. Paperback. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Uncut, stiff wraps. Probably the first catalog of Americn First Editions. Listed by Author, eg Whitman, Walt, Leaves of Grass, 12 poems, folio 1855 $15.00.. .


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