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The Volume for 1860 contains TWENTY-EIGHT SPLENDID NEW AND ORIGINAL ENGRAVINGS, from the Royal Collection and Turner Gallery ; Eight Examples of Modern Sculpture; besides nearly Five Hundred Engravings on Wood. Cloth, extra gilt, $10.

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