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[BURTON, Richard Francis]. A collection of Bibliographies and Biographies, 32 volumes, including:
Norman M. PENZER. An Annotated Bibliography of Sir Richard Francis Burton. London: A.M. Philpot, 1923. 8° (262 x 195mm). Frontispiece portrait. Tan cloth gilt, bevelled edges, t.e.g., first edition, No. 338 of 500 copies signed by the Author.
Norman M. SPENZER (Ed.). Selected Papers on Anthropology, Travel & Exploration By Sir Richard Burton. London: A.M. Philpot, 1924. 8° (230 x 158mm). Tan cloth gilt, bevelled edges, t.e.g. FIRST EDITION, No. 89 of 100 copies on hand made paper.
[Norman M. PENZER]. 'Anthropological Pamphlets.' Various publishers and dates. 8° (235 x 155mm). Tan cloth gilt. Comprised of 23 bound pamphlets listed by him on paste-down and endpaper, all relating to, and with five by Burton. [with 8 further bibliographical works:]
Georgiana M. STISTED. The True Life of Capt. Sir Richard F. Burton. London: H.S. Nichols, 1896. 8° ( 189 x 128mm). Frontis. portrait. Original blue buckram gilt. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR, inscribed 'To Captain C. Percy Bushe from Richard Burton's grateful niece, G.M. Stisted, 1897.' [and:] 20 further modern biographies or critical works. (32)
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