1837 BYRON, THE GIAOUR, THE CORSAIR, ENGRAVING GREECE

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 04, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

“Tales” by Lord Byron. Volume I. Published by John Murray in London during the year MDCCCXXXVII (1837). Printed by A. Spottiswoode. Illustrated with an engraved title page entitled “Mount Parnassus” (engraved by E. Finden / printed by T. Creswick from a scetch by W. Page). Contents: The Giaour - A Fragment of a Turkish Tale, The Bride of Abydos (A Turkish Tale), The Corsair, Lara. Hardcover cloth binding. Gilt and embossed ornaments on spine and front board. Gilt pages’ edges. Text in english. Good/very good condition (foxing, yellow/brown stains, few water-stains, some inner binding problems, loose binding, few creased inner pages’ corners, merely worn & discoloured cover with stains and rubbed corners, worn spine with hole, small tears/creases). 264 pages, 14 x 9 x 1.5 cm .

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