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The Last Lays of the Last of the Three Dibdins

The Last Lays of the Last of the Three Dibdins by DIBDIN, Thomas John (1835)
Author: DIBDIN, Thomas John
Title: The Last Lays of the Last of the Three Dibdins Containing Fifty New songs, Poems, &c.
Year: 1835
Publisher: B B King
Place: London
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Signed: No
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[Frontispiece Portrait] [4] pp pp 158 [2]The second edition of a collection of Thomas Dibdin's poetry with a verse squib in his hand tipped in. The half sheet of paper has been tipped onto the first blank and reads: 'Epitaph on an Accident/ Here I lays/ Run Over by a Chaise/ Dibdin', signed with a flourish. Opposite on the paste-down is the bookplate of Edwin Rimbault Dibdin, a descendant of the author, and his signature above, with the date Oct. 1890' and 'from Julian Marshall' in the same hand below, perhaps suggesting the gift of this volume. The book is bound in pebbled cloth with rubbing to the tips of the spine and the remnants of a printed paper label to the spine. A delightful association item from the prolific playwright and theatre director who was uncle to the bibliomane Thomas Frognall Dibdin. re director who was the uncle of the bibliomane Thomas Frognall Dibdin.
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