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Prospectus of the fifteenth series of the fine books published...November 1943-October 1944, 1943

1 box

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

8vo, pp. 30; original club wrappers, white label printed in blue on front, fine. Introduction by Dryden Linsley Phelps. Titles from the catalogue include "Plato: the Republic"; "The Poems of Edgar Allan Poe"; Mark Twain's "Life on the Mississippi"; Stephen Crane's "The Red Badge of Courage"; Robert Louis Stevenson's "A Child's Garden of Verses"; Sinclair Lewis's "Babbitt"; and Nikolai Gogol's "Chichikov's Journeys; or, Home life in old Russia [the book known as Dead souls]". Also includes 2 books in progress, "The Essays of Sir Francis Bacon, knight, the king's solicitor general," designed by Valenti Angelo; and "Virgil: The Aeneid". Order form bound in back.


Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.


New York: Limited Editions Club

Collection History

Processing Information

Finding aid created via automated processes by Regine Heberlein, 2017.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

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Prospectus of the fifteenth series of the fine books published...November 1943-October 1944; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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