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7 June 2005
ROUSSEAU, Jean Jacques (1712-78). The Confessions, edited by A. S. B. Glover and Havelock Ellis. London: Nonesuch Press, 1938. 2 volumes, 8°, illustrations by Reynolds Stone. Original niger morocco, top edges gilt, others uncut, slipcase. ONE OF 800 COPIES, this "out of series."
With 31 other books published at the Nonesuch Press including John Donne's Love Poems (London, 1923, NO. 870 OF 1,250 COPIES), The Apocrypha (London, 1924, ONE OF 1,250 COPIES [this copy unnumbered]), Bernard Darwin's The Tale of Mr. Tootleoo and Tootleoo Two (London, [1925-27], 2 vols.) and Samuel Taylor Coleridge's Selected Poems (London, 1935, ONE OF 500 COPIES [this copy "out of series"). (33)
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