Lot 3: Beaumont, Francis; and Fletcher, John. Comedies and Tragedies. Engraved frontispiece portrait. 8 parts in one volume The Wild-Goose Chase. Together, 2 volumes in one. Folio, contemporary calf, rebacked, covers detached; endpapers renewed; washed,

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November 19, 1998, 10:30 AM EST
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Description: Beaumont, Francis; and Fletcher, John. Comedies and Tragedies. Engraved frontispiece portrait. 8 parts in one volume The Wild-Goose Chase. Together, 2 volumes in one. Folio, contemporary calf, rebacked, covers detached; endpapers renewed; washed, with residual darkening, portrait and general title trimmed and expertly inlaid to size in first work, second work lacks the correction slip on a1v: cloth folding case. London: Humphrey Robinson and Humphrey Moseley, 1647; Humphrey Moseley, 1652 E1500-2500 First Collected Edition, With the first state of the portrait, bound with the First Edition of The Wild Goose Chase, which had been omitted from the collected Comedies and Tragedies. Pforzheimer 53, 52; Wing B1581, B1616
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November 19, 1998, 10:30 AM EST

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