Apr 09, 2015 - Sale 2379

Sale 2379 - Lot 37

Price Realized: $ 780
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Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
CONGREVE, WILLIAM. The Way of the World, A Comedy. [10] (of [12]), 89, [3] pages; lacks the half-title. 4to, 218x166 mm, contemporary 1/2 calf, worn; contents browned with dark stain in outer margins, title heavily soiled. London: Jacob Tonson, 1700

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first edition of Congreve's masterpiece, "the crowning glory of Restoration comedy" (DLB). Wing C5878.