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Prometheus the Fire-Bringer (2 Copies) by Richard Henry Horne - Paperback - Signed - 1866 - from Appledore Books, ABAA (SKU: 11206)

Prometheus the Fire-Bringer (2 Copies)

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Prometheus the Fire-Bringer (2 Copies)

by Richard Henry Horne

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  • very good
  • paperback
  • Signed
Condition
Very good
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Edinburgh and Melbourne: Edmonston and Douglas and H.T. Dwight, Bookseller, 1866. Original wraps. Very good. The 1864 1st Scottish edition and the 1866 1st Australian edition. THE AUSTRALIAN EDITION IS INSCRIBED BY R.H. HORNE on the title page. Both copies are solid and VG in their original wrappers, with light chipping along the panel edges of the Scottish edition and light soiling to the rear panel of the Australian edition. Octavos, verse thruout. Also includes custom-made dark-green chemise (with bookplate of author John Drinkwater) and matching slipcase, with bright gilt-titling at the spine.

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Bookseller
Appledore Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
11206
Title
Prometheus the Fire-Bringer (2 Copies)
Author
Richard Henry Horne
Format/binding
Original wraps
Book condition
Used - Very good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Edmonston and Douglas and H.T. Dwight, Bookseller
Place of Publication
Edinburgh and Melbourne
Date published
1866
Bookseller catalogs
Occult;

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Appledore Books, ABAA

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edges
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inscribed
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chipping
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