Opera. American BINDING, Ciaus Sallustuis Crispus.
Opera
Opera
Opera

Opera.

Philadelphia: John Grigg, 1825.

[ii], xvi, [17]-261 pp. 8vo. Contemporary marbled sheep, red morocco lettering piece, sewn into a contemporary sheep chemise, ruled in blind. Some light rubbing to chemise, binding in exceptional condition, text toned and foxed, contemporary marginalia and notes on endsheets. Shaw & Shoemaker 22195. Provenance: Edwin J. Ellitt (inscriptions and marginalia, one inscription dated 1830). Item #302670

A leather chemise sewn over the book has kept the original binding in a remarkable state of preservation.

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