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    Sale 5141

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    12 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 87 A

    HARDY, Thomas (1840-1928). Two on a Tower. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1883. 8°. Half title, 34-pages of publisher's advertisements at the end (some light spotting to beginning of advertisements). Original red cloth decorated in black and gold (upper inner hinges weak, lacking front free endpaper). Third Edition. PRESENTATION COPY, the half title inscribed, "To Gabriel Sarragin: with the best wishes of the author. Thomas Hardy." cf. Purdy p.41.

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    HARDY, Thomas (1840-1928). Two on a Tower. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1883. 8°. Half title, 34-pages of publisher's advertisements at the end (some light spotting to beginning of advertisements). Original red cloth decorated in black and gold (upper inner hinges weak, lacking front free endpaper). Third Edition. PRESENTATION COPY, the half title inscribed, "To Gabriel Sarragin: with the best wishes of the author. Thomas Hardy." cf. Purdy p.41.


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