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The Hylton Chaplets of Fugitive Leaves and Fading Flowers

The Hylton Chaplets of Fugitive Leaves and Fading Flowers

Gateshead, Co. 1852.

First Edition. Hardcover (Half Leather). Good Condition. Item #045858
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Contemporary half leather over red cloth, front cover cleanly detached, leather dry. Clean internally: 12 parts variously paginated on variously sized paper, as issued; slight scattered foxing, very clean internally. One of 50 copies; scarce collection of songs proverbs, etc. From De Guinzbourg's proverb library with his bookplate.

I. Observations on martial mottos -- II. Chronicles of the wild cattle preserved in parks -- III. Ogles of Causey Park -- IV. Facetiae of the seventeenth century -- V. The Baydale banks tragedy -- VI. Old songs of the unsuccessful -- VII. The old man's courting -- VIII. Presentation of the Gateshead Corporation insignia -- IX. Importation of grain on the Tyne -- X. Northern horses and horseracing -- XI. Importation of grain on the Tyne -- XII. A stalk of rosemary blossoms, an antient numberation table and the epitaph of Betty Martin. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Language & Linguistics; Inventory No: 045858.

Price: $200.00

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