Lot 286 of 302:
Literature and drama 18th & 19th Centuries  

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Four works of 18th and 19th Century literature and drama

Various authors

Various places


Various dates


Works by Hawthorne, Howells, Sheridan, and Meredith.


  • The School for Scandal: A Comedy by [Richard Brinsley Sheridan]. Printed for the Booksellers, Dublin, 1793. Calf-backed marbled boards. Later edition. (lacking plates).
  • The Weal-Reaf, A Record of the Essex Institute Fair... by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Seven issues and "Extra" (all published), with a cover leaf and table of contents in a folding cloth case. (Case needing repair).First Edition.
  • The Rise of Silas Lapham by W.D. Howells. Ticknor and Company, Boston, 1885. Original cloth. First Editon. 
  • The Tale of Chloe—The House on the Beach—The Case of General Ople and Lady Camper by George Meredith. Ward, Lock & Bowden, New York, 1894. Quarter vellum with paper boards. Large paper edition. No. 171 of an edition limited to 250. 

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