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The Poetical Works of Owen Meredith / Owen Meredith


Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings


7-1/2 in

5 in

Owen Meredith

Household Edition

New York

New York

United States

North America

circa 1880

Publisher's Binding- Gold Band Titles

Bound in dark blue cloth with a double ruled border and leaf, stem and flowers stamped in black with gilt stamping to flowers and central title band of "Meredith" to cover. Design is noted for gilt stippling. Pegasus winged horse featured on spine stamped in gilt and black. Title band to spine stamped in gilt. Brown stone endpapers. Beveled edges. All edges gilt.

No publication date. Gift inscription dated 1885.

Identical binding to "The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore" (2015.7.101)

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