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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 239

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). The Countess Kathleen And Various Legends and Lyrics. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1892. 8°. Half title, frontispiece by T. Nettleship (some spotting to endpapers, half title and frontispiece). Original parchment-backed green cloth boards (extremities rubbed, spine a little darkened). Provenance: Beatrix Venables Vernon (ex-libris sticker, detached); "B.V.V. 7.XII.02" (ink inscription on front free endpaper). Wade 6: "500 copies were published in September 1892."

    Price Realised  

    YEATS, William Butler (1865-1939). The Countess Kathleen And Various Legends and Lyrics. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1892. 8°. Half title, frontispiece by T. Nettleship (some spotting to endpapers, half title and frontispiece). Original parchment-backed green cloth boards (extremities rubbed, spine a little darkened). Provenance: Beatrix Venables Vernon (ex-libris sticker, detached); "B.V.V. 7.XII.02" (ink inscription on front free endpaper). Wade 6: "500 copies were published in September 1892."


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