Price: $1,222.00

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Privately printed for private circulation only, 1949. FIRST PRIVATE LIMITED EDITION. In three volumes (as originally issued) and limited to 200 copies only. Volume One is rebacked and a bit more dull than the others though the internals are clean and tight; Volumes Two and Three are Very good. Marbled end papers. 1229 pages. Beryl Pogson's set which eventually became Elsie Benjamin's, wife of Harry. Front fly of Volume One remarks: "Please return to Mrs. Pogson, etc. (first address marked through by Pogson, and replaced with a new return address), together with the signature of Elsie Benjamin. Small 4to. (Item ID: 16085)

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All orders are pre-pay, unless special arrangements have been made with Mr. Holmes. We accept checks, money orders, Western Union, Visa, Discover, Mastercard, and American Express. 

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Holmes Publishing Group LLC 

Books are held for 48 hrs pending confirmation. For large orders, a 25% deposit is required to hold the books if full payment cannot be made on site, or special arrangements are in order. We accept personal checks if we know you, or money orders if we do not. Regardless, all payments via post must be received within 5 business days of confirmation in the USA (international orders have 10 days) to ensure sale. 


USA orders 4.75 first book; 2.50 per book thereafter. Sets and folio volumes are determined by weight and more expensive books are insured. International carriage: we use a special air service that is reasonable and secure though a bit longer in delivery. They will phone to arrange a delivery time of convenience. 


Books are guaranteed as described and returnable for cause. Please notify of any problem.