Lot 260 of 377:
Sketches of aspects of life usually taken for granted  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$24
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
The Romance of the Commonplace.

Author:
Burgess, Gelett

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
Paul Elder and Morgan Shepard

Date:
1902

Description:

8vo, original white quarter vellum, gray paper boards, gilt lettering., t.e.g., others untrimmed. Decorated title-page and running heads.  First edition, limited issue, number 25 of 93 numbered copies, signed by Burgess.

A collection of sketches about aspects of life that are generally taken for granted, with the usual Burgess touch of humor.


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Condition:
Spine and boards a little soiled and worn; very good.

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Item number:
300057
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