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1 Coleridge, Samuel Taylor Sibylline Leaves
London Rest Fenner 1817 First Edition Hard Cover Good with no dust jacket 
Bound in full calf leather with burgundy/gilt title band on spine; faded gilt stamp "Eclectic Library Saint John N, B." to front board; leather split along front edge of spine, head and heel, with edgewear and staining; first page is the title page with top half torn away, but author's name, publisher, and date intact; preface by Coleridge and 2-sided errata sheet precede "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner"; pages are still bright with occasional spotting and smudges to outer edges; first page is the title page; name to front pastedown and "borrower's warning" to rear endpaper; the first of the two prefatory schoolboy poems "Time") has line of displeasure penned to beginning of the first poem, and a single "good" in the margin of the second poem ("The Raven"); small red owner stamp to margin of page 31 of Mariner; tight binding with just page xx partially loose; 303 pages. ; From the New Brunswick Historical Society, Issues 1-3: "...the City had two Libraries, the St. John Society Library, formed in 1811, and the Eclectic, formed in 1821. The former was a joint stock concern, limited in subscribers, first to fifty and afterwards to one hundred. The Eclectic was more democratic in its caste, and open to all wishing to subscribe. It was managed by twenty-five young men. In its prospectus, it is stated, the object of its formation was, to put it in the power of every class in the community to acquire knowledge on every interesting subject. In 1830, the St. John Society Library absorbed the Eclectic. In turn, the former disappeared, for in 1868, after a history of 57 years, its 6343 volumes, many of them rare and valuable, were scatterd by the hammer of the patriarch of the St. John auchioneers, W. D. W. Hubbard...for twenty-five cents per volume." 
Price: 475.00 CAD
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2 Raffé, Walter George Poster Design
London Chapman and Hall 1932 Second Edition Hard Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tight book in reddish cloth with black titles; light stains to front board, another on lightly sunned spine, and ink stain to rear board; the backstrip and some signatures have loosened slightly (very heavy book) but hinges are still tight; once inside, the quality of this remarkable book jumps out at you, from the fresh endpapers to the stunning collection of poster illustrations: 100 half-tone plates, 70 colour inserts with tipped-in illustrations, and 205 other text illustrations; 224 pp + colour inserts. Pages are almost uniformly bright, fresh, and unmarked, including fold-outs. ; 7.5 x 10" 
Price: 375.00 CAD
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