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History of the Athenaeum, Liverpool, 1798-1898, & Proceedings of the celebration #52689


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ItemID:52689

Title:History of the Athenaeum, Liverpool, 1798-1898, & Proceedings of the celebration of the centenary of the Athenaeum, Liverpool, [2 volumes in 1]

Author:Shaw, George T. [revised by W. Forshaw Wilson]

Publisher:The Athenaeum

Date:1898-99

Booktype:Hardback

Size:Octavo

Description:[vi], 94pp plus 5 additional leaves of tables (2 photocopies), & 50 pages, SIGNED on front blank by Peter Howell Williams (Athenaeum president 1980-81, author, and Liberal Democrat candidate), plus leather presentation label to him on front pastedown, also includes a SIGNED handwritten letter from Bamber Gascoigne (tv presenter and author) to Mr Williams, and a SIGNED handwritten letter from Henry G. Bohn (publisher) to John Jones (Athenaeum librarian) from 1830

Binding:Modern half red morocco with red cloth to sides, gilt titles and decoration to spine, five raised bands

Condition:A nice clean and tight copy, in very good condition

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