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Works of Washington Irving. Through the Flashlight's Beam: The Oxford Book of American Essays. The Devil and Tom Walker. Life of George Washington Annotated. Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey Annotated. Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent. The Collected Works of Washington Irving. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Annotated.
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Colored cut-out of a leaf affixed to the free end paper. Housed in a beautiful custom made clamshell of leather and marbled covered boards. Van Winkle, Greenwich Street, Small quarto, seven parts in two volumes: First edition, second printing of each part. A early bind-up mid-nineteenth-century of the seven parts, rebound without the original wrappers. All six parts are second printings, the first dated on the title page, the remainder dated on the title pages parts 4 and 5 are paged separately,  and pages respectively. The title leaves of all the parts are present as is the final blank leaf in part 1.
His work marks a progress in the American romance, so great as to be not merely a development, but a new species. The inconsistencies, the incongruities of which even [Charles Brockden] Brown was guilty, give place to a completeness of structure and a professional surety of touch. Irving's romances, even when we know, though constant rereading, just what is to happen, charm us by the grace of their form and the solvent of a humor which is his alone.
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Binding extremities rubbed, but overall quite presentable, scattered foxing and old damp stains to text blocks, but internally very good. Overall, a nice copy. First printings of the parts are uncommon the first part in first printing is rare , mixed printings and editions are the norm, and copies in original wrappers in the trade nowadays are virtually nonexistent.
This is quite a presentable grouping of early printings of a seminal American short story collection. Van Winkle, Greenwich Street, . Title-page to volume 1 repaired and mounted. Modern half calf over marbled boards. Peter Parley to Penrod, p. Pages of Part VII with a running tear.
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Some other pages repaired not very well at an earlier date. Staining to some pages. Irving, Washington New York: Very good copy in the original decorated cloth. Stated as "Authpr's Revised Edition" on title page. The signature is followed by the printed word "President" and was therefore likely taken from a document from the Astor Library, forerunner to the New York Public Library,where Irving was appointed as first chairman in John Jacob Astor's will on his death in Very good copy in the original decorated cloth Edition: Near Fine with no dust jacket.
Printed on linen paper, in royal octavo size, with proofs on Japan paper of the full pge illustrations, and decorative borders in gold and colors. They are whole-bound in English Calf with gilt tops and rough edges, and numbered from 1 to Fawn colored calf with gilt decorations and turn ins ruled in gilt. In dk green clock fall down boxes. NF with mild rubbing to edges and spine, uniform light offset from tissue guards. Boxes are new appearing.
The Sketch Book, is a collection of 34 essays and short stories written by American author Washington Irving. It was published serially throughout and It also marks Irving's first use of the pseudonym "Geoffrey Crayon", which he would continue to employ throughout his literary career.
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It also helped advance the reputation of American writers with an international audience. Church, Allan Baraud, Julian Dix, etc. Bound for the Knickerbocker Press. Provenance- J Butler signed insided the fall down boxes. Many of his tales leaned on German folklore for ideas. Putnam, Broadway,