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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 74

    [MAY, Thomas (1595-1650)]. The Victorious Reigne of King Edward the Third. London: for T. Walkley and B. Fisher, 1635. 8°. Engraved portrait of Edward III (one signature shaved, a little discoloured). 19th-century maroon straight-grained morocco, sides and flat spine ruled in gilt, gilt edges (spine and joints a little rubbed). Provenance: Edwin B. Holden (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. STC 17719; Grolier, Wither to Prior, 544.

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    [MAY, Thomas (1595-1650)]. The Victorious Reigne of King Edward the Third. London: for T. Walkley and B. Fisher, 1635. 8°. Engraved portrait of Edward III (one signature shaved, a little discoloured). 19th-century maroon straight-grained morocco, sides and flat spine ruled in gilt, gilt edges (spine and joints a little rubbed). Provenance: Edwin B. Holden (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. STC 17719; Grolier, Wither to Prior, 544.


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