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Cornelius O'Dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General. [First], Second, & Third Series. [3… by  Charles Lever - 1st Edition - 1864 - from Blind Horse Books [ABAA - FABA] (SKU: 004297)

Cornelius O'Dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General. [First], Second, & Third Series. [3 vol. bound by Zaehnsdorf]

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Cornelius O'Dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General. [First], Second, & Third Series. [3 vol. bound by Zaehnsdorf]

by Lever, Charles

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Edinburgh and London:: William Blackwood,, 1864. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1864-5 - Three volumes. All First Edition. Finely bound by Zaehnsdorf. Later three-quarter green morocco and marbled boards, spines gilt, top edges gilt. Original boards bound in the rear. Five spine bands with stamped gilt titles and date at bottom. Armorial bookplates of Mexborough. ------- Bindings tight and square. Volume 1 has one rubbed corner and light wear at spine corners. Volume 2 minor handling. Volume 3 minor corner rubs and top and bottom raised spine band rubbed. Text is clean, light toning and occasional spotting. ----- Ref: Kunitz, 379 -80; Bodl: 014394477; [All the Year Round p. 12] Victorian Web First, Second Series and Third Series. 3 volumes. (8vo) 19x13.5 cm (7½x5¼") Essays written in the character of "Cornelius O'Dowd" and published anonymously. Charles James Lever (1806 - 1872) was an Irish novelist..

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Bookseller
Blind Horse Books [ABAA - FABA] US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
004297
Title
Cornelius O&#39;Dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General. [First], Second, &amp; Third Series. [3 vol. bound by Zaehnsdorf]
Author
Lever, Charles
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William Blackwood,
Place of Publication
Edinburgh and London:
Date Published
1864
Keywords
Biography - Humor, Essays, Italy - Description and travel; Ireland
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About Blind Horse Books [ABAA - FABA]

Building Your Great Collection; One Fine Book at a Time. ----- Blind-Horse-Books is committed to building your collection by finding the best copies of the Rare, the Unusual, and Collectible Modern Literature. Specializing in Travel. Exploration and Geography with an emphasis on mid-19th century Exploration of the Polar Regions and Africa. Additionally, we have a lovely selection of Florida and West Indies items along with a wide-variety of Ephemera items.

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