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Hardy (Thomas) Tess of the D'Urbervilles

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Hardy (Thomas) Tess of the D'Urbervilles

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Hardy (Thomas) Tess of the D'Urbervilles,3 vol., first edition, [one of 1000 copies], half-titles, without blank leaf at beginning of vol.3 and end of vol.2 & 3, vol.1 upper hinge weak, later dark blue crushed half morocco, gilt, t.e.g., [Purdy p.67; Sadleir 1114; Wolff 2993], 8vo, 1891.

***First issue with the following points: vol. I, p[v], line 12, "have it said"; vol. II, p.58, line 4, "Valasquez"; p.155, line 21, "seampstress"; p.199, "Chapter XXV" for XXXV; Vol. III, p.112, line 24, "are ye doing"..

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Hardy (Thomas) Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Estimate £800 - £1,200
May 30, 2013
Starting Price £700
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0207: Hardy (Thomas) Tess of the D'Urbervilles

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Est. £800 - £1,200Starting Price £700
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Lot 0207 Details

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Hardy (Thomas) Tess of the D'Urbervilles,3 vol., first edition, [one of 1000 copies], half-titles, without blank leaf at beginning of vol.3 and end of vol.2 & 3, vol.1 upper hinge weak, later dark blue crushed half morocco, gilt, t.e.g., [Purdy p.67; Sadleir 1114; Wolff 2993], 8vo, 1891.

***First issue with the following points: vol. I, p[v], line 12, "have it said"; vol. II, p.58, line 4, "Valasquez"; p.155, line 21, "seampstress"; p.199, "Chapter XXV" for XXXV; Vol. III, p.112, line 24, "are ye doing"..

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