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John Jerningham's Journal
Jernongham, John

Published by Charles Scribner, New York (1871)

Used Hardcover First Edition
Charles Scribner, New York, 1871. Hardcover. none (illustrator). First Edition. Owner's name
A very good, tight, bright copy with a flawless text. Green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration.
1872 ORIGINAL FIRST PRINTING IN VERY GOOD CLEAN HARDCOVER WITH PRETTY GILT INLAYS!
brown end papers; 133 pp + 32 pp adverts
A long satirical poem on Victorian marriage. Sometimes attributed to Dudley Hart, husband of Fanny Wheeler Hart, who had published Mrs. Jerningham's Journal in 1869, to which this book is a response. Very good copy.
Tight Binding  
Bright  
Clean  
Slight edge wear  
Not Ex Library  
Not a remainder  
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Books fall open, You fall in
delighted where you've never been;
Hear Voices not once heard before,
Reach world on world through door on door;
Find unexpected keys to things locked up beyond imaginings;

What might you be, perhaps become, 
Because one book is somewhere?

Some wise delver into wisdom, wit,
And wherewithal has written it.

True books will venture, dare you out,
Whisper secrets, maybe shout
Across the gloom to you in need
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