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Lot 526/0214

SOLD Hammer price: €500, Estimate: €500-700

Fine Illuminated Manuscript on Vellum

Manuscript: [Shelley (P. Bysshe)[
Adonais, sq. 16mo no place or date [c. 1880] 55 pages on 28 vellum leaves, each beautifully scripted, and with the capital letters at the start of each line in a different colour, the first capital on each page with elaborate decoration, and highlighted in gold, in a full vellum binding with gilt decor. borders, and gilt lined box on each cover, spine gilt in panels. A most attractive volume. As a m/ss., w.a.f. (1)

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