The Library of Wit and Humor : Prose and Poetry Selected from the Literatures of All Times and Nations

Spofford, A. R. (editor)

Published by The Gebbie Publishing Co., Philadelphia, 1897
Used Condition: Collectible-Good Hardcover
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5 volumes complete. No. 62 of 1000 copies printed. Edited, with biographical and critical notes, by A. R. (Ainsworth Rand) Spofford (1825-1908), journalist, publisher, and Librarian of Congress from 1864-1897. Publisher's cloth binding with paper labels on spine. Soiling and spotting on covers, minor rubbing. Splitting on hinges. Uncut edges. Vol. 1 - 4 each have 400 pages with 10 plates, complete. Vol. 4 also has 27 in line and 2 plates of wood engravings. Vol. 5 has 409 pages with index of whole set and 10 plates, complete. An extensive collection of humorous works in poetry, prose and drama. Bookseller Inventory # 016016

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Title: The Library of Wit and Humor : Prose and ...

Publisher: The Gebbie Publishing Co., Philadelphia

Publication Date: 1897

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Collectible-Good

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