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Hyperion : A Romance. by  HENRY WADSWORTH [QUEEN VICTORIA]. LONGFELLOW - Hardcover - from R.G. Watkins Books and Prints (SKU: RGW19399)

Hyperion : A Romance.

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Hyperion : A Romance.

by [QUEEN VICTORIA]. LONGFELLOW, HENRY WADSWORTH

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  • hardcover
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Hardcover. Very good. Wood-engraved illus. after BIRKET FOSTER; xiv+304pp; a little spotting. 8vo orig. blue embossed cloth gilt, slight wear on corners, a.e.g., Sarah Anne Hildyard, known as Tilla became the governess of Victoria the Princess Royal [1840-1901] Queen Victoria's eldest child in 1846, when Vicky a wilful child was becoming too much of a handful for her first governess, Sarah Lady Lyttelton. Winifred Oliver-Jones was a noted collector who gave her collection of Baxter prints to the British Museum. She also owned books which had been in the possession of John Clare. No Jacket issued

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R.G. Watkins Books and Prints GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
RGW19399
Title
Hyperion : A Romance.
Author
[QUEEN VICTORIA]. LONGFELLOW, HENRY WADSWORTH
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very good
Binding
Hardcover
Keywords
1st illustrated edit.,David Bogue, Longmans, 1853. INSCRIBED BY QUEEN VICTORIA on front free endpaper 'S.A. Hildyard from The Queen Windsor Castle Dec: 24 1853' Heraldic Bookplate of Winifred M. Oliver-Jones children royalty victoria victorian binding
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About R.G. Watkins Books and Prints

Established in Somerset, England in 1985, with retail premises, we now sell principally on the internet. Apart from selling to collectors and other dealers, we have many libraries and museums among our customers. Our aim is offer interesting and unusual items printed, written or drawn on paper.

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