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book #79560
Powell, John Joseph
An Essay upon the Learning of Devises, from Their Inception by Writing to Their Consummation by the Death of the Devisor
Printed for W. Jones, 86, Dame-Street, Dublin, 1791.
The rare first Irish edition of Powell's treatise, one of two by him (the other his pioneering work on powers) which Holdsworth calls "equally able", both fruits of Powell having been a pupil of Charles Fearne; no copy in ESTC in the United Kingdom
Contemporary calf, very worn, rebacked in cloth, the original label laid down, a trace of foxing, else clean and quite usable; the Taussig copy
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$ 650.00

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