Original manuscripts of the contents of The Keepsake, 1831. In the handwriting of the several authors [manuscript album]. [ca. 1825-1830]

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Bernal, Ralph, 1783-1854. Original manuscripts of the contents of The Keepsake, 1831. In the handwriting of the several authors [manuscript album].

Original manuscripts of the contents of The Keepsake, 1831. In the handwriting of the several authors [manuscript album]. [ca. 1825-1830]

A collection of twenty-two literary manuscripts by various writers, comprising nearly half of the content of The Keepsake for MDCCCXXXI. Submissions were sent to the editor, Frederick Mansel Reynolds, before 1831; few manuscripts are dated, but watermarks range from 1825 to 1830. Contributers include Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Lady Blessington, L.E.L., and over a dozen others. Bound in brown half morocco over marbled boards, with spine-titling in gilt; endpapers are watermarked "1834." With the ex-libris of Roderick Terry on the front paste-down.

1 volume (230 leaves); 26 cm.

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