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Alastor or the Spirit of Solitude and Other Poems

Shelley, Percy Bysshe Edited By Bertram Dobell

Published by The Shelley Society / Reeves and Turner, London, 1887
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Aladdin Books (Fullerton, CA, U.S.A.)

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One of only 150 copies comprising the second edition (printing) of the Shelley Society reprint, and it is both considerably different and numerically scarcer than the first Shelley Society reprint. This printing/edition includes a new editor's preface, comprising about 30 pages of preliminary text, which has much of bibliographic interest re the publication of Alastor and addresses some of the issues associated with the Shelley Society's original reprint edition in terms of the text used. The present volume contains some modifications briefly outlined in the preface. This copy is bound in the original printed boards, which are worn at spine ends and along edges, including edges of the spine. There is some chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and typical age/dirt soiling to boards. Internally book is very good, tight, clean, with light foxing to endpapers. Paper aging as expected. Bookseller Inventory # 007097

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Title: Alastor or the Spirit of Solitude and Other ...

Publisher: The Shelley Society / Reeves and Turner, London

Publication Date: 1887

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: Second Edition Thus

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