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AUTOGRAPH backstrip Ballads binding worn blind fillet blind tooled bookplate bound contemporary calf corner crushed levant morocco dentelle borders inside Ditton Park double fillet border Edinburgh end-paper English Engraved frontispiece Engraved portrait engraved title-page facsimile fillet paneling fleurons fly-leaf Folio foxmarks front cover George Cruikshank gilt and blind gilt dentelle borders gilt double fillet gilt edges gilt tooled back gilt top gilt triple fillet H. K. Browne hinges partly cracked imprint James John Joseph Ritson Kilmarnock leaf library of Robert London MANUSCRIPT marbled edges marginal restorations morocco labels numbered copies original boards original cloth original wrappers Poems polished calf PRESENTATION COPY rebacked repaired tear RIVIERE Robert Burns Robert Hoe Samuel Johnson SANGORSKI & SUTCLIFFE Scotland Scottish Second Edition sides with gilt signature slightly soiled Small 8vo Songs sprinkled edges straight-grain morocco teact Thomas title-leaf title-pages with vignette triple fillet border uncut vignette vols William William Caxton woodcut
Page 70 - Stevenson (RL). THE LETTERS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON TO HIS FAMILY AND FRIENDS. Selected and Edited, with Notes and Introductions, by SIDNEY COLVIN. Sixth and Cheaper Edition. Crown Bvo. its. LIBRARY EDITION. Demy Svo. 2 vols. 251. net. A Colonial Edition is also published. VAILIMA LETTERS. With an Etched Portrait by WILLIAM STRANG.
Page 33 - WIT AND MIRTH ; or, PILLS TO PURGE MELANCHOLY. Being a Collection of the best Merry Ballads and Songs, Old and New. Fitted to all Humours, having each their proper Tune for either Voice or Instrument ; most of the Songs being new set.
Page 57 - The Arte of English Poesie. Contriued into three Bookes : The first of POETS and POESIE, the second of PROPORTION, the third of ORNAMENT.
Page 46 - Dear Sir I would not have you think that I forget or neglect you. I have never been out of doors since you saw me. On the day after I had been with you I was seized with a hoarseness which still continues; I had then a cough so violent that I once fainted under its convulsions.
Page 65 - London, Printed by Tho. Cotes, for Robert Allot, and are to be sold at his shop at the signe of the Blacke Beare in Pauls Church-yard. 1632.