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Fifty years' recollections of an old bookseller : consisting of anecdotes, characteristic sketches, and original traits and eccentricities, of authors, artists, actors, books, booksellers, and of the periodical press for the last half century, with appropriate selections : and an unlimited retrospect, including some extraordinary circumstances relative to the Letters of Junius, and a chain of corroborative evidence respecting their author.
West, William, 1770-1854.
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London : The Author, 1837.
description
[iii]-vii, [9]-100, [3], [101]-200 p., [9] leaves of plates : ill., ports.
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London : The Author, 1837.
general note
"Three hundred and fifty years retrospection of an old bookseller : containing an account of the origin and progress of printing, type founding, and engraving ... : with biographical anecdotes, and portraits. Cork : The Author, 1835" (p. [1-3], [101]-200) has special t.p.
Anonymous. By William West. Cf. Halkett & Laing.
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2070551

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