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The beggar's opera.

Gay, John.

Published by Daniel O'Connor (London: Charles Whittingham and Griggs, Chiswick Press), London, 1922
Hardcover
From SessaBks (ABAA, ILAB) (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)

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One of 1000 copies: This one is not numbered. Edited and with an introduction by Oswald Doughty, "with => 28 plates in collotype and a facsimile title of the first edition," this was printed at the Chiswick Press with its title-page in black and red and using a type evoking the style of English books of the early 18th century. Includes bibliographical references (pp. xxxiii?xxxiv) and bears illustrated endpapers. Binding: Publisher's quarter white linen with blue-green paper sides, printed paper label on spine; the variant binding without the embossed medallion on the front cover and bearing instead a paper label that gives full publication details and describes the book as in "imperial 8vo" costing "two guineas net." Top edge gilt, others deckle. 4to (29 cm; 11") ; xxxiv, viii, 99 pp., [24] leaves of plates, ill., facsims., ports. Bound as above, without the d/j. A very good copy. Bookseller Inventory # 34706

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Title: The beggar's opera.

Publisher: Daniel O'Connor (London: Charles Whittingham and Griggs, Chiswick Press), London

Publication Date: 1922

Binding: Hardcover

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