Lot 142 of 377:
2nd Collection of Eugene Field's humorous verse  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
A Second Book of Verse
Author:
Field, Eugene
Place:
Chicago
Publisher:
Melville E. Stone
Date:
1892
Description:

8vo, original white linen, black leather label, gilt lettering, t.e.g., others untrimmed.  First Edition, large paper issue, one of 12 numbered copies on Japan vellum; this copy is out of series and signed on the limitation page “Printer’s Copy,” below which is “John R. Wilson & Son.”

The second collection of Field’s humorous newspaper verse, here in its rarest issue. BAL 5751.  

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Condition:
Cloth slightly soiled and darkened; very good.
 
Item number:
300091
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