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The Literary Guillotine


Published by John Lane, The Bodley Head, New York and London, 1903
Condition: Collectible-Fine Hardcover
From Barry Cassidy Rare Books (Sacramento, CA, U.S.A.)

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Publisher's 1/4 cloth binding with paper covered boards. Illustration in silhouette of a man operating a guillotine with a crowd around the gallows. Names of several famous authors are scattered on the cover. The author is not identified on the title page, but has been since identified as William Wallace Whitelock (1869-1940). A satirical work, following the form of legal proceedings, bringing several authors before the court for crimes against literature. Fine copies of this volume are uncommon. Bookseller Inventory # 015457

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Title: The Literary Guillotine

Publisher: John Lane, The Bodley Head, New York and London

Publication Date: 1903

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Collectible-Fine

Edition: 1st Edition

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