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Laver, James.  A stitch in time; or pride prevents a fall. London: Pr. for the Nonesuch Press, 1927. Small 4to (29.5 cm, 11.5"). [2] ff., 7-27, [1] pp., [1] f.
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Issue price of this work, which has been described as a pastiche of The Rape of the Lock, soared from the original 3s 9d to 35s in a matter of only weeks. Limited to 1525 copies; this being copy 601. An interesting Nonesuch Press item.
        Provenance: Very handsome bookplate of Norman J. Sondheim.

McKitterick/Rendall/Dreyfus 46. Publisher's light boards covered with French swirl pattern marbled paper with title-label on front board. Very good.  (40430)   Please RESHELVE This.


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