The Rape of the Lock AN HEROI-COMICAL POEM, Smithers, 1896, first edition, some off-setting to the end-papers, else a near fine copy in the publishers original blue cloth with gold-gilt pictorial stamping and lettering and all the BEARDSLEY illustrations present and in fine condition. Typed letter, about 50 words, mentioning the existence of a large paper copy on publisher John Lane letterhead SIGNED by John Lane laid in. (Inventory #: 13120)
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