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Title: Paul Clifford
Description: London, Routledge, Warne & Routledge. 1860, Re-Issue. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Ill.: Browne, Hablot K 'Phiz'. Originally published 1830. It tells the life of Paul Clifford, a man who leads a dual life as both a criminal and an upscale gentleman. The book was successful upon its release. It is the source of the famous opening phrase "It was a dark and stormy night;.." and the term "the great unwashed.". CONDITION Blue bds with bright gilt title (wear to spine ends) 346 pages, frontis illus with tissue guard . Bright and crisp copy. Very Good.

Keywords: Browne, Hablot K 'phiz'

Price: US$ 20.00 Seller: Ariel Books
- Book number: 15521

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