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THE POEMS OF WILLIAM WORDSWORTH by  William WORDSWORTH - Hardcover - Signed - 1973 - from Charles Agvent and


by WORDSWORTH, William

Condition: Spine evenly sunned. Near Fine in a Fine slipcase

Cambridge: Limited Editions Club, 1973. Hardcover. Spine evenly sunned. Near Fine in a Fine slipcase. John O'Connor. Quarto (6-1/2" x 10-3/4") bound in quarter tan morocco leather and ochre-dyed linen boards with the front board embossed with a portrait medallion of Wordsworth; 300 pages. Selected and introduced by Jonathan Wordsworth; designed by John Dreyfus. Illustrated with 10 full-page line drawings, with tints added by watercolor, and a score of black-and-white drawings by John O'Connor. Copy #877 of 1500 SIGNED by the illustrator on the colophon page.


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