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A Sentimental Journey (vol. 2)

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Previous owner's signature ' T.G. Griffon' in ink on the half title page. On the front pastedown is a bookplate with a crest and motto 'ne vile valis' belonging to Lord Braybrooke. Bibliographic notes by Monkman to the reverse of the marbled fly leaf. Marbled boards with leather spine which has elaborate gilt tooling. of intersecting gilt lines in a chessboard pattern. The head and tail of the spine are decorated with symbols including the sun and stars (?). It is likely that this set of two have come from Audley End.
 
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CCWSH:1549
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