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Victorian publishers' prospectuses and book lists

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Advert Description

Oxfam Shop Barnard Castle Four 19th century publishers' prospectuses and book lists. Prospectus titled "The Following Works are Preparing for Publication by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, Paternoster Row"; dated December 1813, 16 pages. Prospectus and book list of "Bohn's Classical Library" and "Bohn's Standard Library"; undated, 6 pages. List of "Standard Works Published by George Bell and Sons"; undated but contains a quote from the Quarterly Review, October 1874, pages 3 to 14 so presumably incomplete. . Pages 3 to 14 of "A Catalogue of Bohn's Various Libraries"; undated and incomplete. All are discoloured, commensurate with age, with damage to edges, creasing and some foxing and stains. Not by any means pristine but of interest to students of Victorian books and publishing. See Oxfam website for delivery information

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