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1 Haliburton (Thomas Chandler) Sam Slick's Wise Saws and Modern Instances; or, What He Said, Did, Or Invented. In Two Volumes.

London: Hurst and Blackett, 1853. Second edition. The two volumes bound in half-calf & marbled boards, spines designed and lettered in gilt. Marbled end papers. Top edge gilt. No half-titles, ads not bound at the end of Vol II. A bit of scuffing to spine and along hinges, some shelf wear to tips, otherwise a clean and decent set, with the hinges a bit tender but entirely intact. Published the same year as the first edition, anonymously. 
Price: 150.00 CAD
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2 Haliburton (Thomas Chandler) The Clockmaker; or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville. First Series/Second Series.
NY: William H. Colyer, 1840. Later edition; first published in 1836. 
Original paper-covered boards, brown cloth spine, with printed paper spine label. Boards worn, wear to spine ends, label scratched and barely legible, scattered foxing throughout; basically very good otherwise. 19th century library label from Pittsfield [NY] on inner front cover. This volume contains both the first and second series, but paginated continuously; the title page of the Second Series is page [115]. A classic of Canadian humour first published in 1836, there are many editions. 
Price: 50.00 CAD
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