PROVERBIAL PHILOSOPHY:. Martin Farquar Tupper.
PROVERBIAL PHILOSOPHY:
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New York: Leavitt & Co. 1851.

8vo. 430p. Illustrated with a decorated extra title-page printed in colors and gold by T. Sinclair of Philadelphia, engraved portrait of the author, and extra engraved title-page, and 15 full-page emblematic woodcuts. Original publisher's full red embossed leather, a.e.g., the spine and covers very elaborately decorated in gilt, the covers featuring a harp player set within a Victorian frame. Light foxing mostly limited to the engraved frontispiece, very small chip to head of spine, else remarkably bright and well preserved. Item #19403

Colbeck. A Bookman's Catalogue cites the an 1838 and an 1852 edition.
This edition in this American binding is quite rare.

Price: $800.00

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