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A Monograph on Privately Illustrated Books; A Plea for Bibliomania by Daniel M. Tredwell - Hardcover - 1892 - from Midway Used and Rare Books and

A Monograph on Privately Illustrated Books; A Plea for Bibliomania

by Daniel M. Tredwell

Condition: good+

Long Island: Privately Printed, 1892. Hard Cover. good+. Small quarto. Blue cloth. Paper title label to spine. (darkened) 502pp. Binding tight. Bookplate of Charles Tuttle Co. Reference Library on front endpaper.


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