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Lot 280

ANTIQUE SIGNED BINDING OF THE 1925 GOLDEN TREASURY BEST SONGS AND POEMS IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE

Estimate: $263 - $300

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Year/Century: 20th century
Language: English
Subject: Literature & Fiction
Binding: Fine Binding
Description: Selected from the best English-language songs and lyrical poetry, the Golden Treasury is organized with notes. Complete, 648 pages, by Francis T. Palgrave, Macmillan & Co., limited, London, 1925 Dimensions: 5 by 7 1/4"; English text Beautifully bound Golden Treasury exemplar. Completely blue morocco-bound with ornate gilt tooling down the spine, elevated spine bands, inner dentelles, and gilt on all edges. signed binding (Rivière and Son, bound). in excellent shape. Francis Turner Palgrave was a British poet, critic, and anthologist who wrote both poetry and criticism. His Golden Treasury of English Songs and Lyrics (1861), an anthology of the best poetry in the language, was his main contribution to the evolution of literary taste. It was built upon a sound and spacious plan and was executed with an almost unmatched delicate feeling.

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