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Four volumes. 8vo. Volume I: lxxiv (Forewords, Life of Bishop Percy, notes), [ii], 12 (list of subscribers), [ii], 536pp; folding facsimile. Volume II: lxxii, 610pp. Volume III: xliv, 596pp. [Vol IV] Loose & Humorous Songs: viii, 128pp. Contemporary brown half leather and cloth, gilt rules and spine lettering, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, the others uncut; extremities slightly rubbed. Each front paste-down has two bookplates (of successive owners), with another owner's name writ small on a preliminary blank in each volume. A little pale foxing to early pages, otherwise a very good clean set.
Title: Bishop Percy's Folio Manuscript. Ballads and Romances: Volumes I-III & Loose and Humorous Songs.
Publisher: London, Trubner & Co.: 1867-68.
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Seller ID: 35686