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The Complete Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Late Poet Laureate / William Wordsworth


Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings


10 in

7 in

William Wordsworth



United States

North America

circa 1880

Publisher's Binding- Gold Band Titles

Bound in dark brown beveled cloth with elaborate stamping in black, red, and gilt to cover and spine. Spine reads "Wordsworth's Poetical Works New and Complete Edition. Illustrated". Gilt title band stamped in black. Floral motif design on cover repeated to spine. Green stone endpapers. All edges gilt.

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