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Account advertisement AUTOGRAPH Ballads binding worn blue bookplate bound brown calf century Charles Collection containing contemporary contemporary calf COPY corner corrected crushed levant morocco dated David defects designs early Edinburgh EDITION English Engraved portrait etched fillet border fly-leaf folding Folio foxed foxmarks George George Cruikshank gilt edges gilt fillets gilt tooled back gilt top green morocco half hinges partly cracked History Illustrated imprint James John Johnson label leaf leaves Letters London Lord MANUSCRIPT marbled edges marginal Notes numbered original boards original cloth original wrappers ornaments paneling piece plates Poems Poetry printed privately published RARE restored Robert Robert Hoe Samuel Scotland Scott Scottish Second SECOND EDITION sides with gilt signature signed slight slightly soiled slightly worn Small 8vo Songs sprinkled edges stained Thomas tion title-leaf title-page Translated trifling uncut vignette vols volume Walter woodcut written
Page 70 - Stevenson (RL). THE LETTERS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON TO HIS FAMILY AND FRIENDS. Selected and Edited, with Notes and Introductions, by SIDNEY COLVIN. Sixth and Cheaper Edition. Crown Bvo. its. LIBRARY EDITION. Demy Svo. 2 vols. 251. net. A Colonial Edition is also published. VAILIMA LETTERS. With an Etched Portrait by WILLIAM STRANG.
Page 33 - WIT AND MIRTH ; or, PILLS TO PURGE MELANCHOLY. Being a Collection of the best Merry Ballads and Songs, Old and New. Fitted to all Humours, having each their proper Tune for either Voice or Instrument ; most of the Songs being new set.
Page 57 - The Arte of English Poesie. Contriued into three Bookes : The first of POETS and POESIE, the second of PROPORTION, the third of ORNAMENT.
Page 46 - Dear Sir I would not have you think that I forget or neglect you. I have never been out of doors since you saw me. On the day after I had been with you I was seized with a hoarseness which still continues; I had then a cough so violent that I once fainted under its convulsions.
Page 65 - London, Printed by Tho. Cotes, for Robert Allot, and are to be sold at his shop at the signe of the Blacke Beare in Pauls Church-yard. 1632.