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The Adoration of the Magi: an excerpt from a sermon preached by Lancelot Andrewes, Lord Bishop of Winchester on Christmas-day, mdcxxii. before King James the First at Whitehall.

(Philadelphia: Janus Press, 1960). First edition. One of 150 numbered copies signed by the printer, Claire Van Vliet. Presentation copy, inscribed by Van Vliet on a preliminary leaf to typographer & printer John Anderson, with whom Van Vliet apprenticed, and his wife: "Merry Christmas Mr & Mrs A with best wishes for the new year love from Claire" Very fine copy. Square 12mo, original orange wrappers, sewn as issued.

Price: $750.00

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