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Price Realized: $1,063 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2508 Lot 236
STEVENSON, ROBERT LOUIS. A Child's Garden of Verses. Small 8vo, original blue cloth over bevelled boards, front cover gilt-stamped with printer's device, spine gilt-lettered, top edges gilt, others uncut, corners bumped, faint wear to spine tips, few scattered stray marks to covers; endpapers toned, Myrtle A. Crummer bookplate tipped to front pastedown, contemporary ownership inscription; cloth chemise and 1/4 morocco slipcase. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1885
Estimate $700 - 1,000
first edition, first printing, binding with apostrophe on spine, gilt "of" on spine in smaller type, without advertisements. Beinecke 192; Prideaux 14; Hayward 297.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,063