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Miscellanies (Vol. 1 only) by W. M. Thackeray - Hardcover - Reprint of 1855 original - 1861 - from Stanley Louis Remarkable Books (IOBA) (SKU: AA1384)

Miscellanies (Vol. 1 only)

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Miscellanies (Vol. 1 only): Prose and Verse

by W. M. Thackeray

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  • Hardcover
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A good - copy in tan cloth with gilt titles on spine and blindstamped design on both covers. Moderate scuffing and edge wear all around. 1/2" piece missing from top of spine. Hinges cracked but intact. Text quite clean and unmarked. An armorial bookplate of Wrest Park is affixed to the front pastedown. No other marks or damage.

Wrest Park is a country estate located in Silsoe, Bedfordshire, England. It comprises Wrest Park, a Grade I listed country house, and Wrest Park Gardens, also Grade I listed, formal gardens surrounding the mansion. The present house was built in 1834–39, to designs by its owner Thomas de Grey, 2nd Earl de Grey (1781–1859), an amateur architect and the first president of the Royal Institute of British Architects, who was inspired by buildings he had seen on trips to Paris.

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Bookseller
Stanley Louis Remarkable Books (IOBA) US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
AA1384
Title
Miscellanies (Vol. 1 only)
Author
W. M. Thackeray
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
Reprint of 1855 original
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Bradbury & Evans
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1861
Pages
510 + 1 p. ads

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About Stanley Louis Remarkable Books (IOBA)

Seller of high quality books and ephemera, emphasizing older and unusual items, such as signed or association copies. I try to offer the kind of books, at fair prices, that appeal to me, hoping that they will appeal to others also.

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bookplate
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cracked
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gilt
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