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Walton's Lives
The Lives of Dr. John Donne, Sir Henry Wooton, Mr. Richard
Hooker, Mr. George Herbert and Dr. Robert Sanderson

By Isaac Walton

Very Good Condition.  Third Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.  The book is in excellent condition--expertly restored and rebound in three-quarter leather, retaining the green marbled boards.  A slight rub is across the front cover.  Modern end papers and inside covers, with the new endpapers encompassing the original endpapers.  Eight stunning engravings. Book is 8 x 6 inches and over two inches in thickness.  Contemporary front endpaper has the following inscriptions: "To Professor W. E. Melton, from William Donne, with good wishes."  A note below states:  "Presented to Miss S----- Norton for the Norton Collection (Harvard Library)" A note laid in states: "This volume, was returned to me by Mr. Lane as being unsuitable for the Norton Collection."  This edition is one of the only copies available in U.S. that is listed on Internet
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Our Inventory Item # 000085
Price:  $525

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