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Date Listed 21-Jan-17
Price
$50.00
Address Brighton, ON K0K1H0
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For Sale By Owner

ANTIQUE 1897 The Library of Wit & Humor
5 volume set RARE

$50 or best offer...great for the RARE book collector

Printed by The Gebbie Publishing Co., Philadelphia, 1897. Very good condition for the age... 5 volumes complete

copies printed & Edited, with biographical and critical notes, by A. R. Spofford (1825-1908), journalist, publisher, and Librarian of Congress from 1864-1897. Publisher's cloth binding (in great condition for the age) Soiling and spotting on covers, minor rubbing. NO Splitting on hinges. Uncut edges. Vol. 1 - 4 each have 400 pages with 10 plates, complete. Vol. 4 also has 27 in line and 2 plates of wood engravings. Vol. 5 has 409 pages with index of whole set and 10 plates, complete. An extensive collection of humorous works in poetry, prose and drama...

This set has 50 beautiful Wood Cut Etchings (see some of the photos) ...All pages are intact and are well bound....

overall a beautiful antique collectible set of books on Wit & Humor for the collector of RARE books

We are retired & live in Brighton...we will be listing lots of Books, Antiques, Collectibles, etc & etc...we are a smoke & pet free home
Please check out all the unique items we will be listing...all at the best prices you will find anywhere...make an offer on any items..

use the (View Poster's other Ads)... LINK (on the right side of the listing)(then you can view all our unique items)...we are not a store...we do this to keep busy in our Retirement.

PHONE 613-475-4514 or e-mail....thanks for looking
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