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Prospectus of the fine books to be the forty-fifth series, 1980

1 box

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

8vo, pp. 11; original white and yellow decorated wrappers, fine. Titles from the catalogue include Isaac Bashevis Singer's "Two Tales"; Homer's "The Odyssey," in the prose translation by T.E. Lawrence; Jonathan Swift's "The Travels of Lemuel Gulliver"; Giuseppi Tomasi's "The Leopard"; "The Poetry of Robert Graves," selected by the poet; and F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby," with an introduction by Charles F. Scribner III and printed at the Stinehour Press. A list of projected volumes (Orwell's Nineteen Eight-four," Henry James's "The Europeans," etc.) in the back. Order form laid in.


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.

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Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

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Credit this material:

Prospectus of the fine books to be the forty-fifth series, 1979-1980; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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