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    Sale 2379 | Lot 37
    Price Realized: $780With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2379 Lot 37

      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

      Estimate $400 - 600

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


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $780