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Catalogue: Wymberley Jones DeRenne Georgia Library. Three Volumes. First Edition. Limited to 300 Copies!

Catalogue: Wymberley Jones DeRenne Georgia Library. Three Volumes. First Edition. Limited to 300 Copies!

275.00

1396 pages plus 117 plates plus a frontispiece in each volume.

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Clizbee, Azalea. CATALOGUE OF THE WYMBERLEY JONES DE RENNE GEORGIA LIBRARY AT WORMSLOE, ISLE OF HOPE NEAR SAVANNAH, GEORGIA. Wormsloe: Privately Printed, 1931.

3 volumes. with continuous pagination. 1396 pages plus 117 plates plus a frontispiece in each volume.. First edition.

Original cloth, minor rubbing and shelf-wear. A very good set of this bibliographical masterpiece; the final word on the historic DeRenne collection, the most important collection of historical and literary material relating to Georgia as a Colony and a State.

The catalogue includes over 6500 items with collations, descriptions, notes, and annotations. This is set No. 181 of a limited printing of 300 numbered copies. Large quartos.

Title in bright gilt on spine. Pages have top-edge gilt and untrimmed edges. Printed on Rives handmade paper at the Plandome Press, New York.

GEORGIANA 115: "The basic bibliography of Georgiana; expertly compiled, handsomely printed."

 

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