Documents Famous & Infamous. Selected from the Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.

New York: New York Public Library, 1972,

First Edition. large octavo, wrappers. 34pp. New York Public Library, Very fine copy. Item #9645

In her introduction Dr. Szladits expresses the "excitement" conveyed in an original document, and the danger of a forgery which when "once recognized for what it is, a forgery is a laughable instrument." Illustrated. Amongst the Infamous are Chatterton, Ireland, Major Byron, James Macpherson, and Thomas J. Wise. Very fine.

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