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3 miniature books of poetry published by David Bryce & Son  

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Three miniature books of poetry published by David Bryce & Son



David Bryce & Son



3 miniature volumes, various sizes and bindings.

3 miniature volumes of poetry handsomely presented by David Bryce and Son. All volumes with the bookplate of Grace Broecker.

  • Burns, Robert. Burns' Poems. Facsimile miniature of the first edition. 30x22 mm. Plaid paper-covered boards lettered in gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt; plaid magnifying slipcase. Some chipping to cover paper at edges.
  • Omar Khayyam. Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. 59 double pages. Decorative woodcut borders. 54x34 mm, original red morocco, elaborately stamped in gilt on front and spine, all edges gilt. With the bookplates of Grace Broecker and Robert Mossman. 
  • Tennyson, Alfred Lord. Poems by Alfred Lord Tennyson. 1472 pp. 50x35 cm, green leather wrappers with gilt-decorated spine, decorative metal onlay to front cover, top edge gilt. 

Lot Amendments

Varying degrees of general wear; all volumes very good.

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