• New listingENGRAVED AUTOGRAPHS *1829* ENGLISH HISTORY Nichols KINGS QUEENS POETS POLITICS

    Complete, with all 55 engraved plates of historic signatures. Including kings, queens, royal and noble characters, poets, authors, politicians and clerics. ENGLISH HISTORY. ENGRAVED UNDER THE DIRECTION OF.
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  • 1812 Cary's ROADS of England & Wales FOLDING MAPS New Itinerary Atlas of Streets

    The original boards and leather corners are worn and rubbed with some edge bumps else in good solid condition with later leather spine, internally fitted with new endpapers, the large folding map has tears and splits with no noticeable loss, also edge creases, foxing and browning to the maps and opposing pages of text, some creases else the main body of contents are in nice general condition.
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  • 1806 LEATHER BOUND THE YORKSHIRE GAZETTEER BY E HARGROVE WITH A MAP

    THE MAP IS IN GOOD CONDITION FOR AGE WITH A TEAR ON THE CREASE. ALL OF THE LEATHER IS WORN AND RUBBED. FABLES TO THE REAR. TIGHTLY BOUND. CLEAN END PAPERS. A FEW LIGHT MARKS TO FLY PAPERS. A READING COPY.
    £25.00
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  • New listingP. VIRGILII MARONIS OPERA, The Aeneid, 1820, 3 MAPS.

    Full leather binding with a gilt spine, rubbing and some fading to the gilt on the spine, some wear and rubbing to the leather on the covers, the hinges are secure, endpapers loosening a bit. The text is complete, early 19th century doodles on the endpapers, some neat early 19th century notes in places, small drawing of a bust/head on 224.
    £6.99
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    Ending 27 Feb at 7:33PM GMT6d 11h
  • 1809 The Self-Interpreting Bible containing Old & New Testaments in 2 Vols

    Old and New Testaments. Containing the. I have done my best to describe this book based on my current knowledge, but nobody is perfect. I know that the pictures do not usually do justice to the books.
    £15.15
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  • 1816 The Holy Court - Complete with 9 Leaves of Plate - Thick 4to

    There is occasional minor, faint, foxing; slightly grubby handling marks here and there; occasional, minor, brown blemishes, the odd minor soil mark or stain and minor dust toning to the top margin now and again; one or two of the plates bear faint damp staining which is contained to the margins with some bearing minor foxing/brown blemishes/handling marks to the margins.
    £4.95
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  • 1826 DIVINE COMEDY Dante INFERNO Hell PURGATORY Paradise 33 Canto EPIC Poem MINI

    The Divine Comedy is composed of 14,233 lines that are divided into three canticas (Italian plural cantiche) – Inferno ( Hell), Purgatorio (Purgatory), and Paradiso (Paradise) – each consisting of 33 cantos (Italian plural canti).
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  • The general Gazetteer. or Geographical Dictionary. 1812. Atlas. Maps. R Brookes

    The General Gazetteer; or Compendious Geographical Dictionary: Containing a Description of the empires, kingdoms, states, Provinces. in the Known World Brookes, (R.) Published by F. C. and J Rivington et. al., London, 1812 Illustrated with 8 fold-out maps as called for, these are a little browned in places and one has a roughened opening edge. Original full leather. Front hinge has split just three inches or so from bottom. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Please see my other rare and collectible books for sale. Please feel free to ask any questions.
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    Ending 28 Feb at 7:59PM GMT7d 12h
  • 1805 Old Antique Early 19th Century History of England Smollett Illustrated

    You are looking at an original early 19th century book in a contemporary half calf leather binding. The History of England. to the death of George II - designed as a continuation of Hume. T Smollett. London Printed for R Scholey 1805.
    £9.99
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  • 1816 GREEN, UNIVERSAL HERBAL, VOL 1, BOTANICAL, MEDICAL, 40 HAND COLOURED PLATES

    This volume retaining 40 hand coloured plates (only) and the frontispiece and engraved title page. Text printed in double column. Universal Herbal;. Botanical, Medical and Agricultural. By Thomas Green.
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    Ending 1 Mar at 7:17PM GMT8d 11hTop Rated Plus
  • 1843 The Bible in Spain:Journeys & Imprisonments of an Englishman in 3 Vols

    The volumes are uniformly bound in green leather with gilt borders; spines in six compartments with raised bands, gilt lettering pieces in compartments two and three; boards are rubbed with minor scratches and scrapes and bearing minor soiling with some sort of faint black staining; spines are slightly faded with minor scuffing; light wear to the joints.
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    Ending 26 Feb at 5:54PM GMT5d 9h
  • ACTS OF PARLIAMENT XI GEORGE IV REGIS 1830 CALNE WILTSHIRE BOOK 

    Acts of Parliament, Printed in London 1830 for King George IV. This book from the Wiltshire town of Calne borough. Images show condition and flaws best i could but ill run over them anyway. The boards and leather covers are suffering and fragile with spine cover coming away, all original and has no nasty repair attempts.
    £7.50
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    Ending Sunday at 8:22PM GMT4d 12hClick & Collect
  • Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol 1843 Edition

    A Christmas Carol. In Prose....Being A Ghost Story of Christmas. Published in 1843, the same year as the first edition of Christmas Carol which was published by Chapman and Hall, London. It is a scarce edition and it is authorised by Charles Dickens and published in Leipsig. 1843 Edition in fairly good conditions for a 175 years old book. There are not broken pages. Some pages are slightly stained but not the majority. A really good piece of art from Charles Dickens.
    £400.00
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  • THE WORKS OF LORD BYRON by THOMAS MOORE 16 VOLS 1832-1833 FULL LEATHER

    THE WORKS OF LORD BYRON WITH HIS LETTERS AND JOURNALS AND HIS LIFE VOLUMES 1 - 17 lacks volume 11. 16 VOLS in total. BY THOMAS MOORE Published by John Murray 1832-1833 Vols 1-12 dated 1832 Vols 13 - 17 dated 1833. 8vo. Half leather binding. Gilt titles to spine. Engraved frontis and title page to each volume. Some very very light mark to some pages. Tight binding. Binding rubbed. Please see my other rare and collectible books for sale. Please feel free to ask any questions.
    £1.20
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    Ending 28 Feb at 8:07PM GMT7d 12h
  • New listingc1835 Switzerland Illustrated by William Beattie in 2 Volumes - Plates

    Volume 2 contains 49 leaves of black and white plate, all retaining their tissue guard sheet. Guard sheets, unusually, are in good, clean condition with the just occasional being blemished or soiled.
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    Ending 2 Mar at 6:07PM GMT9d 10h
  • c1845 WRIGHT, FRANCE ILLUSTRATED, 4 VOL IN 2, 132 STEEL ENGRAVED PLATES BINDINGS

    A substantial quarto set, the four volumes bound in two, with 132 steel engraved plates across the set present as per plate lists, including frontispieces and title vignettes. Condition: The bindings are holding firmly and in good condition, with some general wear to surface / extremities from handling, edges scuffed and headcap to vol one a bit bruised/nicked, a few surface paint splats and marks.
    £24.00
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  • 1833 The Tourist in Italy by Thomas Roscoe - With Plates

    The pages are slightly crinkled at the edges and a little lumpy so suspect the book has been wet at some point in it's life. Pages 68 - 84 have a ragged tear at the bottom outer margin, it looks as though someone dropped the caught it by these few pages.
    £4.95
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    Ending 1 Mar at 6:31PM GMT8d 10h
  • 1840-47 Civil Engineer & Architects Journal RAILWAYS Illustrated PLATES JOBLOT

    The Civil Engineer and Architects Journal. Illustrated?. : Illustrated throughout including plates. Railways - Chemistry - Bridges - Steam boats - Marine Engines - Ecclesiastical Buildings Architecture - Antiquities - Decoration.
    £10.50
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    Ending 27 Feb at 8:49PM GMT6d 12hClick & Collect
  • 1809-1823 GENTLEMANS MAGAZINE Book Joblot 74 COPPER PLATES Antiquarian SALE RARE

    It carried original content from a stable of regular contributors, as well as extensive quotations and extracts from other periodicals and books. The iconic illustration of St. John's Gate on the front of each issue (occasionally updated over the years) depicted Cave's home, in effect, the magazine's "office".
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    Ending 27 Feb at 8:46PM GMT6d 12hClick & Collect
  • 1814 TATLER And GUARDIAN Complete In One Volume ILLUSTRATED Steel ENGRAVINGS

    Complete In One Volume. Completes In One Volume. Condition: See photos as part of condition report:original binding is slightly scuffed, faded and worn in places, small pieces of leather missing on upper back board hinge, small stains, corners bumped and worn, upper spine bumped and worn with small pieces missing, title piece and spine has small cracks, light toning to pages, odd spotting, binding tight.
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  • Parliamentary Register 1810. Original in leather binding

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  • 1820 ETHIOPIC ENGLISH LATIN ዘፅዝራ: ዐ:: EZRA 2 ESDRAS BIBLE RICHARD LAURENCE

    The book measures 8”x5”, it has vii 322 pages, the first 167 pages printed in Ethiopic with Latin notes, It is followed by a Latin Vulgate collation and English version. The text is Latin Ezra, ie 2 Esdras.
    £34.95
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  • New listingc1840 American Scenery;Land, Lake & River-Plates from Drawings by Bartlett-Vol 1

    From drawings by W. H. Bartlett. The book is slightly cocked. Land, Lake, and River. American Scenery;. Front inner hinge is split and the spine has come away from the text block. by N. P. Willis Esq.
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    Ending 2 Mar at 6:17PM GMT9d 10h
  • 1836 THOMAS ALLOM, COUNTIES CHESTER DERBY, ILLUSTRATED, 72 STEEL ENGRAVED PLATES

    Complete with the 72 steel engraved plates and vignette to title page. Chester, Derby, Leicester. From original drawings by Thomas Allom. Thomas Allom. The Counties. Condition: The binding is holding firmly and is in good condition, with some general wear to surface / extremities from handling, spine rubbed and sunned, edges scuffed / corners bumped.
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    Ending 1 Mar at 7:09PM GMT8d 11hTop Rated Plus
  • 1825 Works of Virgil by Dryden Dove English Classics engraved frontis & title

    Printed by Dove for the English Classics series. Nd but 1825. Very attractive contemporary leather binding leather, rubbed here and there but would spruce up. AUTHOR :: Virgil / Dryden. X :I sometimes mention COPAC;it is the online database of the UK's libraries including the British Library.
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    Ending Sunday at 8:02PM GMT4d 12h
  • 1829 LOVES Of The POETS Conjugal HEROINES Poetry POEMS Shakespeare DANTE Classic

    Anna Brownell Jameson (nee Murphy) (17 May 1794 – 17 March 1860) was the first English art historian. Born in Ireland (she migrated to England at the age of four), she became a well-known British writer and contributor to nineteenth-century thought on a range of subjects including early feminism, art history (particularly sacred art), travel, Shakespeare, poets, and German culture.
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  • New listing1823 Old Antique 19th Century Classical Dictionary Lempriere Greek Roman Coins

    You are looking at an original early 19th century book in a worn contemporary half leather gilt binding. A classical dictionary. with the value of coins, weights, and measures used among the Greeks and Romans.
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    Ending 2 Mar at 3:19PM GMT9d 7hClick & Collect
  • The Works of Lord Byron in Six Volumes, pub Murray London 1827 leather binding 

    This item is a set of 6 volumes, full title " The Works of Lord Byron in Six Volumes ". The books are leather bound and all but one has the library plate of Alexander Walker of Bowland Esq. I would describe them as well used and worn but not abused.
    £29.95
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    Ending 27 Feb at 7:07PM GMT6d 11h
  • 1812 1ST ED. POETICAL SKETCHES OF SCARBOROUGH ILLUSTRATED WITH 21 ENGRAVINGS

    THERE IS SMALL MARKS OF STAIN TROUGHOUT THE BOOK - SOME CLEAN. 21 COLOUR PLATES. ALL OF THE LEATHER IS WORN AND RUBBED. TIGHTLY BOUND. A READING COPY. FABLES TO THE REAR.
    £45.00
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    Ending 26 Feb at 6:56PM GMT5d 11hClick & Collect
  • 1804 LEATHER BOUND A GENERAL ITINERARY OF ENGLAND & WALES WITH PART OF SCOTLAND

    THERE IS WEAR TO THE SPINE WITH CHIPPING TO THE TOP. 1/2 LEATHER. TIGHTLY BOUND. LARGE FOLD OUT MAP. SOME FADING.
    £65.00
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    Ending 27 Feb at 7:29PM GMT6d 11hClick & Collect
  • 1817 - The Minstrel & Other Poems by James Beattie - Engravings - Full Leather

    The case of the book is in good condition with signs of its age. Small pieces are missing from both ends of the spine and the spine is darkened. There are some old repairs to the spine and both spine edges have an unusual repair using some type of thin material (Japanese paper?).
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    Ending 26 Feb at 7:03PM GMT5d 11h
  • Archbishop LEIGHTON'S Commentary on Peter Volume II. 1817 Religious Leather Book

    For sale is a hardcover leather bound book 'LEIGHTON'S Commentary on Peter Volume II.'. London 1817, printed for W. Baynes. This is just Volume II. I do not have Volume I. There is wear and tear to the edges and corners and an inscription on the 5th page, slightly yellowed with age, otherwise there is just minor wear.
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  • 1831 The Tourist in Italy by Thomas Roscoe - With Plates

    The book is complete with 26 leaves of black and white plate, as called for, all retaining their tissue guard sheets. All plates are free of any rips or tears. The book is bound by E. Westley in green morocco leather with blind stamped border; spine with gilt lettering pieces inside an ornate gilt border; boards are faded at edges, with minor soiling, scratching and scraping, scuffing to extremities; spine is faded, gilt still bright, scuffed and scraped; joints are sound.
    £4.95
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    Ending 1 Mar at 6:24PM GMT8d 10h
  • LADIES MONTHLY MUSEUM Amusement and Instruction Vol 13 1821 Fashion h/c plates

    Light staining on the engraved portraits and a little staining, page marking and foxing elsewhere. The fashion plates are reasonably clean with only minor spots of foxing. The Ladies' Monthly Museum.
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    Ending Sunday at 8:29PM GMT4d 12h
  • 18 x Books from The Aldine Edition of The British Poets - See below for Titles

    I have done my best to describe this book based on my current knowledge, but nobody is perfect. I know that the pictures do not usually do justice to the books. Almost all volumes with all pages tightly bound at the gutter, the occasional with loose end papers or half titles, the occasional with a few pages straining or beginning to detach and onewith tape repairs to the gutter from lining papers through to contents pages.
    £9.50
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    Ending Sunday at 5:52PM GMT4d 9h
  • LADIES MONTHLY MUSEUM Amusement and Instruction Vol 12 1820 Fashion h/c plates

    The Ladies' Monthly Museum;. or Polite Repository of Amusement and Instruction. Six engraved portraits and six hand coloured fashion plates. Full calf boards are scratched and rubbed. and frayed and worn.
    £6.99
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    Ending Sunday at 8:22PM GMT4d 12h
  • Rare collection, Milton's poetical works, 7 volumes, 1809

    A rare collection of the complete works of poetry of John Milton. Preface by Henry J Todd, introduction on the life and writings of Milton and a copy of his will all in Volume I.
    £15.00
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    Ending Saturday at 8:08PM GMT3d 12h
  • RARE 95-VOL SET SLAVE TRADE FOLIO HALF LEATHER +PLATES COL MAPS SLAVE SHIPS VGC

    EXTREMELY SCARCE SET VGC CLEAN BRIGHT V. SOUND BINDINGS
    £1,650.00
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  • 1813 Modern and Authentic System of Universal Geography of Whole World-Vol 2

    The book is slightly cocked. Modern and Authentic. System of Universal. Whole World. I have done my best to describe this book based on my current knowledge, but nobody is perfect. I know that the pictures do not usually do justice to the books.
    £4.95
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    Ending Friday at 5:55PM GMT2d 9h
  • 1813 The Pilgrims Progress by John Bunyan - With Plates

    The rear paste down bears handwriting in ink, one lot recording the death of John Davis. The book is complete with 9 leaves of black and white plate, as called for. The map at page 11 has substantial loss, looks to have originally been a folding map, only 50% remains, several of the remaining plates are torn at the inner margin, one or two with minor nicks and tears to the fore edge, one or two are partly detached and all bear foxing, brown blemishes and handling marks to varying degrees along with a general all over grubbiness.
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    Ending Saturday at 6:28PM GMT3d 10h
  • 1804 LEATHER BOUND THE HISTORY & ANTIQUITIES OF DONCASTER WITH MAPS ETC

    THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF DONCASTER. LEATHER BOUND. MAP HAS TEARS TO THE CREASES AT THE BOTTOM. THE BOOK HAS BEEN REBOUND AT SOME TIME. THERE ARE ALSO THREE PAGES TO THE REAR THAT ARE TOGETHER BUT LOOSELY PUT INTO THE BOOK "INSCRIPTIO AND TRANSLATION".
    £45.00
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    Ending 28 Feb at 3:18PM GMT7d 7hClick & Collect
  • 1830 The Tourist in Switzerland and Italy by Thomas Roscoe - With Plates

    The book is complete with 25 leaves of black and white plate, as called for, and 1 vignette. All free of any rips or tears. The majority retain their guard sheets which are in very reasonable condition; the majority bear minor foxing, brown blemishes or handling marks to the margins with the odd plate bearing a blemish to the illustration.
    £4.95
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    Ending 1 Mar at 6:20PM GMT8d 10h
  • 1832 The Tourist in Italy by Thomas Roscoe - With Plates

    The book is complete with 25 leaves of black and white plate, as called for, all retaining their tissue guard sheets. All plates are free of rips or tears. The book is bound by E. Westley in green leather with blind stamped border; spine with gilt lettering pieces inside an ornate gilt border; boards bear minor soiling and scuffing; spine is faded, gilt still bright, with minor scuffing and scraping; light wear to the front joint.
    £4.95
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    Ending 1 Mar at 6:27PM GMT8d 10h
  • 1800 THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND - DAVID HUME - ENGRAVED PLATES - VOL. X - PARSONS

    Volume 10 only of the scarce Parsons edition of the philosopher, David Hume's famous History of England, covering the period from Roman times up to the Glorious Revolution in 1688. HISTORY OF ENGLAND.
    £8.49
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  • The Farmer's Boy by Robert Bloomfield. 1803 ed. Leather binding. Pocket edition.

    1803 7th fully illustrated by Thurston English edition of: The Farmer's Boy A Rural Poem By Robrt Bloomfield. Printed for Vernor & Hood, Poultry, Longman & Rees in Pater-noster Row. London. By James Swan, Angel Street, Newgate Street London. Measures 11cm x 17cm x 2cm. The original fine tooled leather binding & spine are good complete age related condition. Complete with Frontispiece, Title page & Introduction, all notes & ilkustrations. Overall exceptional age related used condition. Would grace & compliment any library.
    £9.50
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    Ending Friday at 8:06PM GMT2d 12h
  • Miniature 1827 Hymns for use of Wesleyan Methodist Sunday Schools RARE

    Engraved frontispiece. Engraved title-page vignette. Plus separate title page with date of 1827. John Mason, London, 1827 (no earlier edition indicated). 192 pages. 291 hymns.
    £19.50
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    Ending Thursday at 12:48PM GMT1d 4h
  • 1848 ARCHAEOLOGICAL JOURNAL Britain & Ireland ILLUSTRATED Plates LEATHER

    Archaeological Institue of Great Britain and Ireland. The Archaeological Journal. 1848 Edition. 31 Are Engraved Plates. Quarter Leather Binding. Illustrated?. Condition: See photos as part of condition report:original binding is in good condition with minor scuffs and marks, corner pieces are slightly worn and bumped, spine is worn and leather rubbed, name to FEP, pages fairly clean, spotting, toning, binding tight.
    £9.99
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    Ending Thursday at 8:28PM GMT1d 12hClick & Collect
  • Ackermann's History of the University of Cambridge 1815 in 2 Vols RARE Colleges

    Both volumes are in very good condition. The pages are clean, the foxing and browning is minimal. In Volume I right after the title page there is a dedication and engraving portrait of the Duke of Gloucester.
    £250.00
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    Ending Sunday at 7:56PM GMT4d 12hClick & Collect
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