Paris: Chez Verdiére [et al], 1815. Two volumes. ,viii,373;,291pp. Early 20th century cloth, morocco labels, spines stamped in gilt. Engraved frontis in first volume. Spine extremities a trifle rubbed, scattered foxing, otherwise very good. Pencil shelf marks on endsheets of a later private owner. First edition of this collection of short fictions, critical essays, reviews and occasional pieces; no copies are reported in OCLC/Worldcat. The half-titles are each inscribed in an early but unknown hand: "H.R.H. The Duke of York," and each volume bears on the front pastedown the engraved bookplate of Richard Brinsley Sheridan (the grandson). (Inventory #: WRCLIT52857)
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