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Lyon & Turnbull Ltd

33 Broughton Place,
EDINBURGH,
Midlothian,
EH1 3RR

  0131 5578844

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Lyon & Turnbull Ltd - Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs
Sale commencing:   19 February 2020 10:00 AM

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Art & Antiques Reference A quantity of books and catalogues, including Davis, Peter and Robert Rankine Wemyss Ware, a decorative Scottish Pottery. Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Press, 1986. Oblong 4to, dust-jacket; de Guitaut, Caroline Fabergé in the Royal Collection. London, 2003. Folio, original cloth, dust-jacket; Sotheby, Parke, Bernet & Co. Mentmore Catalogue... [London], 1977. 5 volumes, 8vo; Sotheby's Masterpieces from the Time Museum. New York, 1999. Folio, dust-jacket; Butters, Laurence, editor Fairbairn's Crests. Edinburgh: Thomas C. Jack, [n.d.] 2 volumes, 8vo, 19th century black half morocco; Catley, Bryan Art Deco and other Figures. Woodbridge, 1978. 4to, original cloth, dust-jacket; Goodison, Nicholas English Barometers, 1680-1860. London: Cassell & Company Ltd., 1969. 8vo, original red cloth, dust-jacket; and a large collection of others (quantity)

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Bakst, Léon L'Oeuvre Pour la Belle au Bois Dormant. Paris: M. de Brunoff, 1922. Folio, number 20 of 500 copies signed by Bakst, portrait of Bakst by Picasso and 54 plates, original wrappers, glassine wrapper, one plate soiled, some dampstaining and disintegration affecting glassine wrapper, covers and a few plates, some plates and leaves a little loose

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Bartoli, Pietro Santi & Giovanni Pietro Bellori Le Pitture Antiche Delle Grotte di Roma e del Rome: Gaetano Zenobi, 1706. woodcut papal arms on title-page woodcut initials and vignettes, 24 (1 double-page) + 35 (1 double-page) + 16 engraved plates, a few plates slightly bronwed; Malavasia, Carlo Cesare. Il claustro di S. Michele in Bosco di Bologna, dipinto dal famoso Lodovico Carracci. Bologna: heirs of Antonio Pisarri, 1694, engraved frontispiece (slightly trimmed at head), engraved armorial headpiece, woodcut initials and tailpieces, 19 engraved plates (4 folding), plates shaved at head; The Earl of Portsmouth, Eggesford House (Devon), inscription on inside front cover, 2 works in one volume (Malvasia bound first), folio (374 x 236mm.), near-contemporary English calf, binding slightly rubbed, spine defective; Cicognara 1119 & 3405

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Bone, Sir Muirhead War Drawings London: Country Life, 1917-1918. First edition, 6 original parts, parts 1 and 3-6 Edition de Luxe, Signed Proofs, with each plate in these parts signed, [part 2 Edition de Luxe, with plates unsigned], part 1 original brown-backed grey paper wrappers, parts 2-6 original tan-backed green paper wrappers, ties, part 1 wrappers faded and spine worn, one or two plates slightly spotted

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Bone, Sir Muirhead. War Drawings London: Country Life, 1917-1918. Folio, Edition de Luxe, 6 parts, 10 plates to each part, part 1 in original brown-backed blue paper wrappers, part 2-6 in original tan-backed green paper wrappers, ties, part 6 split at spine

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Erskine, Beatrice Beautiful Women in History and Art London: George Bell & Sons, 1905. One of 175 copies, Folio, 38 plates, quarter calf binding, some scratching and rubbing to spine, a little soiling

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Flint, Sir William Russell Gardner, Keith S. and N.D. Clark Sir William Russell Flint 1880-1969. A Comparative Review of the Artist's Signed Limited Edition Prints. Bristol, 1986. 4to, number 914 of 1500 copies, blue half morocco gilt

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Flint, Sir William Russell [with Original Drawing] Drawings London: Collins, 1950. First edition, number 3 of 125 copies signed by the artist and with an original signed drawing, (now handsomely mounted and framed), plates, original quarter morocco, slipcase, endpapers somewhat spotted, title lightly spotted

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Frink, Elizabeth The Art of Elizabeth Frink London: Lund Humphries, 1972. First edition, 4to, number 44 of 75 copies containing at etching signed by the artist, original cloth, dustwrapper lightly soiled, with small tear

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Furniture, Country Houses & Art 12 books, including Macquoid, Percy A History of English Furniture. London: Lawrence & Bullen, Limited, 1938. 4 volumes, folio, comprising: The Age of Walnut, The Age of Satinwood, The Age of Mahogany & The Age of Oak , original red cloth gilt, dust-jackets; Morris, F.O. A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland. London: William Mackenzie, [c.1880]. 6 volumes, 8vo, chromolithographed plates, contemporary straight-grained blue half morocco gilt; Ephrussi, Charles Albert Dürer et ses Dessins. Paris: A. Quantin, 1882. 4to, red half morocco gilt; Nicholson, E.M. and Ludwig Koch Songs of Wild Birds. London: H. F. & G. Witherby, Ltd., 1936. 8vo, in a presentation box with two vinyl records; sold not subject to return (12)

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Glassware A large collection of reference books, including Bles, Joseph Rare English Glasses. London: Geoffrey Bles, [n.d.] Small folio, blue half morocco gilt; Grant, Francis R. Old English Drinking Glasses... London: Herbert Jenkins Limited, [n.d.] Folio, original cloth, worn dust-jacket; [Idem]- Christie's The Important Collection of Old English Drinking Glasses formed by Grant R. Francis... London, 1934-1935. 3 catalogues in original wrappers, 8vo; Turnbull, Jill From Goblets to Gaslights... Edinburgh, 2017. Folio, original cloth, dust-jacket; Seddon, Geoffrey B. The Jacobites and their Drinking Glasses. Woodbridge, 1995. 4to, original cloth, dust-jacket; Westropp, M.S. Dudley Irish Glass. London: Herbert Jenkins Limited, [n.d.] 4to, original green cloth gilt; Fleming, Arnold Scottish and Jacobite Glass. Glasgow: Jackson, Son & Co., 1938. First edition, 4to, with ALS from the author enclosed, original red cloth gilt; Carboni, Stefano and David Whitehouse Glass of the Sultans. New York, 2001. 4to, original cloth, dust-jacket; and a large collection of others (quantity)

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Gravina, Domenico Benedetto Il Duomo di Monreale Palermo: F. Lao, 1859-[69]. 2 volumes, elephant folio, 91 plates including 65 chromolithographs and four photographic plates, contemporary brown morocco gilt by Holloway with red and blue gilt floral onlays within decorative tooled borders, joints strengthened with brown tape, very slight foxing to title-page (2)

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Lanfranco, Giovanni & Pietro Santi Bartoli Disegno della Loggia di San Pietro in Vaticano dove si Opera che devea dipingersi dal Cava.re Giovanni Lanfranco da lui delineato et intagliato da Pietro Santi Bartoli. Rome: [no publisher, 1665] Oblong folio, engraved title and 30 plates, original cloth-backed boards, a few spots, hinges weak, rubbed

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Millais, John Everett Sketch and a collection of 62 proofs of woodcuts from drawings by Millais produced during the period of of book illustration known as The 'Sixties', 1856-62, in red morocco portfolio, from Lord Carlingford's Library with his bookplate; tipped in is a note from Lady Millais presenting the collection to Frances, Countess of Waldegrave, 18 May, 1874; with superimposed the bookplate of A[rthur] K[ay] by Kate Cameron, with an original pen and ink sketch by Millais, initialled, for one of the woodcuts (of a lady by a window at night), 14 x 10cm., binding rebacked, corners rubbed

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Rembrandt van Rijn - Dimitri Alexandrovixh Rovinski [L'Oeuvre Gravé de Rembrandt] Vienna: Professor G. Geobel, 1923. New edition, 2 solander boxes containing reproductions of the original plates, containing 995 plates (of 1003) on 319 (of 321) sheets (lacking sheets 33 and 167 but including 176 & 229bis), without the text volume, a few plates slightly creased, all plate and sheet numbers added in pencil (2)

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Strang, William - Laurence Binyon Western Flanders London: Sign of the Unicorn, 1899. First edition, folio, number 71 of 250 copies on Van Gelder handmade paper, 10 original etchings by W. Strang, original white buckram- backed green cloth gilt, t.e.g., others uncut, tissue guards, binding slightly soiled and spotted

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Strang, William - Rudyard Kipling A Series of Thirty Etchings London: Macmillan, 1901. First edition, folio, limited to 100 copies, 30 etched plates by Strang, tissue guards, original cloth-backed brown lettered boards, uncut

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[Schenck, Emil Ernst Friedrich Theodor] Edinburgh and the Surrounding Country as Seen from the Edinburgh: W. Macgill, [n.d., but mid 19th century], hand-coloured lithograph comprising 6 joined sheets, 229 x 27cm in total, framed and glazed, a few small tears and repairs especially to centre fold, slightly affecting area of lithographed text [Abbey, Life, 549, described as one continuous sheet]

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Adair, John A New and Exact Map of the River Clyde Done by the Late Mr John Adair. Published by George Scott, [1731]. Engraved map, a few light creases and slightly browned, framed and glazed, 485 x 680mm.

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Blaeu, J. & W. Two Scottish Maps Lidalia vel Lidisdalia Regio, Lidisdail. Amsterdam, 1654, 54 x 42cm, hand-coloured, framed and glazed; [Idem] Evia et Escia, Scotis Evsdail et Eskdale. Amsterdam, 1654, 55 x 44cm, hand-coloured, framed and glazed (2)

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Blaeu, Joan Guilliemus Theatrum Orbis Terrarum [Toonneel des Aerdrycx oft Nieuwe Atlas]: Volume V Amsterdam: J. Blaeu, 1654. Folio, hand-coloured engraved title-page, 55 hand-coloured maps including the Irish maps, original vellum gilt, ties lacking, some browning to initial and final leaves, a little marginal dampstaining and a closed tear to one leaf without loss

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Bordone, Benedetto Vinegia [Venice] [Padua, 1528], 28 x 39cm, taken from Libro del Tutti D'Isole del Mundo , framed and glazed, a few very small wormholes

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Braun, Georg & Franz Hogenberg Brugae Flandicarum Urbium Decus [Cologne, 1572], 38 x 29cm, hand-coloured engraved map, laid-down, framed and glazed

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Camden, William Hiberniae Ireland Anglis. Yverdon Britannis Erin... [London: c.1620], 32 x 39cm, hand-coloured, some trimming, corners taped to mount, some tape staining to upper margin

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China - Blaeu, Jan Theatrum Orbis Terrarum sive Novus Atlas. Pars Sexta [China and Japan] Amsterdam, [1655]. Large folio (500 x 315mm.), [title], [7], 171, [24], xii, 33, [iii], hand-coloured engraved architectural title and 17 hand-coloured engraved maps mounted on guards, Latin text, contemporary panelled calf, rebacked, rubbed, repair to lower board, several scrapes, occasional browning or spotting of text, slight spotting to some maps, 17cm. tear to "Xansi" map (repaired on verso), "Chekiang" map with 6cm. strip torn from lower margin, very small tear to final leaf, previous ownership inscription washed from title

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Cirencester, Gloucester and Worcestershire Three maps and prints Kip, Johannes Cirencester, the seat of Allen Brockhurst Esq. London: James Smith, 1712. 34 x 36cm., framed and glazed; [Idem] The West Prospect of Gloucester City. London: James Smith, 1712. 34 x 36cm., framed and glazed; Morden, Robert Worcestershire. [London, 1695], 38 x 43cm., framed and glazed, a little damp-staining (3)

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Collection of Maps, including Hondius the Elder, Jocodus (after Mercator) Portugalliae Que Olim Amsterdam, early 17th century, French text to reverse, hand-coloured, some light browning, 570 x 465mm ; Homan , Johann Baptist Portugalliae et Algarbia... Nuremberg, [1730], hand-coloured, 520 x 595mm, some repairs and soiling, trimmed; Moll, Herman Portugal Agreeable to Modern History; [Idem] Portugal According to the Newest Observations; both London, c.1750, hand-coloured, 365 x 230mm; Bowen, Emmanuel A New and Accurate Map of Portugal... [London, c.1750], hand-coloured in outline, 410 x 265mm; Mallet, Alain Manesson Three hand-coloured engravings, c.1686, each c.200 x 150mm: der Pallast dess Königs in Portugall Fig. cxxv; die Stadt Angra , Fig. 14; die Stadt Lisbona , Fig. cxxiv; and another map and print (10)

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Herrera y Tordesillas, Antonio de - Peru Descripcion de las Yndias de Mediodia [Madrid, 1601], 28 x 39cm, hand-coloured in outline, with manuscript notes in an early hand to left margin, dampstaining

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Hogarth, William The Enraged Musician London, 1741 [but a later facsimile], 36 x 45cm, framed and glazed; [Idem] The Laughing Audience and A Chorus of Singers, c.1734 [but later facsimile], 45.5 x 36cm, framed and glazed (2)

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Hollar, Wenceslaus A True and Exact Prospect of the Famous Citty of London from S. Marie Overs in its Flourishing Condition Before the Fire... [London, c.1666], 69 x 12.5cm, framed and glazed

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Jersey. Map by J. W. Stead Dedicated "To His Serene Highness of the Prince of Bouillon, Captain in London: Longman and Rees, 1799. Large map engraved by R. Baker, Islington, 47 x 71.5cm., handsomely mounted, framed and glazed, frame size 70 x 94cm.

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Letts, Son & Co. Letts's Popular Atlas London: Letts, Son & Co., 1881. Folio, 36 double-page maps, some loose, a few small tears and a little foxing; [Idem] Letts's Popular County Atlas. Letts, Son & Co., 1884. Folio, 47 double-page maps, a little foxing in places; uniformly bound in contemporary black half calf gilt, a little rubbing

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Mackenzie, Murdoch Orcades; or a Geographic and Hydrographic Survey of the Orkneys London: printed for the Author, 1750. Folio, 8 double-page maps, contemporary boards with an attractive later morocco spine with a red and gilt label [ESTC T58749, listing 6 copies]

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Mackenzie, Murdoch Two maps of Western Scotland and the Hebrides A General Chart of the West Coast and Western Islands of Scotland. [London], 1775, 102.5 x 75cm, hand-coloured, a little dust-soiling; The Sound of Mull, with the adjacent Main. [London], 1775, 105 x 69cm, some very faint scattered foxing (2)

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Mount, W. and J. & T. Page and Son, publishers The Coasting Pilot Describing the sea-coasts, headlands, soundings, sands, shoals, rocks and dangers, the bays, roads, harbours, rivers and ports of England, Scotland, Holland, Zealand, Flanders and France... London, 1757. Folio, collates: [2], 40, and 16 double-page and folding maps, contemporary panelled speckled calf neatly rebacked with red calf gilt label to spine

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Münster, Sebastian Tavola dell' Isole Nuove, le quali son nominante occidental, & indiane per [Basel, 1558], 37 x 29cm, eighth state with Latin text to reverse, framed and double glazed, a little darkening where centre-fold has been reinforced

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Münster, Sebastian Tabula Europae 1 [Basel: Heinrich Petri, between 1540 and 1552], 30 x 37.5cm, with Latin text to the reverse

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Münster, Sebastian Three maps and prints Das Under Buch Beschreibung Engellandts und Schottlandts. [Basel, 1558], 32 x 20cm, not laid-down but attached to mount along the top edge with framing tape, framed and glazed; [Idem] and another leaf from the same work showing two woodcuts; [Idem] Figura del Mondo Universale cum Privilegio 1550, 45 x 35.5, a later facsimile of the map printed after 1750; all framed and glazed (3)

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Ortelius, Abraham Scotiae Tabula [Antwerp, c.1590] 54.5 x 38cm, hand-coloured with Latin text to reverse, a few neat repairs to the reverse and some slight dust-soiling; and a miniature map, 12.5 x 17cm, entitled Scotia , hand-coloured (2)

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Otter, H.C., Captain - Lieutenant W. Chimmo - Master G. Stanley Loch Lomond: Soundings and Minor London: published at the Admirality, Dec. 15th 1862. Linen-backed folding map in 24 segments, 67.5 x 101cm, hand-coloured with insets View from Auchenheglich and Inchtavannach Channel

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Roy, William The Military Antiquities of the Romans in Britain London: W. Bulmer and Co., 1793. First edition, folio, with 51 engraved maps and plates, several folding, and a copy of Cary's The Profile of the New Roman Wall , 1789 or 1805, hand-coloured, loosely inserted, contemporary half calf over boards [ESTC T105077]

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Scotland, three maps Blaeu, Jan & Greenville Collins Blaeu, J. Levinia vice Comitatus. [Amsterdam, c.1655] 61 x 50.5cm, uncoloured, Latin text to reverse; Collins, Greenville The Sea Coast from Fiffenesse to Montros... [London, 1693] 51 x 62cm, uncoloured; [Idem] The Islands of Orkney. [London, 1693] 51 x 60cm, uncoloured, laid-down with some browning (3)

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Selby, Prideaux John Green Lapwing Plate XXXIV from Selby's Illustrations of British Ornithology , [Edinburgh: Lizars / London: Longman, Rees & Orme, between 1819 and 1834], c.64 x 53cm, hand-coloured

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Six hand-coloured maps of Southern Italy, The Black Sea and Europe, including Ortelius, Abraham Pontus Euxinus... 1590, double-page engraved map of The Black Sea, hand-coloured in outline, [Antwerp, c. 1624], 37 x 52cm., Ortelius, Abraham. Galliae veteris typus, double page engraved map, hand-coloured [Antwerp, 1624], 42 x 52cm; Magini, Giovanni Antonio. Maps of Calabria and Otranto [Terra di Otranto; Calabria citra, olim Magna Graecia], c. 1610, 355 x 490mm.; Janvier, Sieur. L'Europe divisé en ses principaux Etats. Venice: FR. Santini, c. 1780, 50 x 68cm.; Jansson, Jan. Calabria Ultra, olim altera Magnae Graecia pars. Amsterdam: J. Jansson, c. 1630, 41 x 52cm., engraved map, hand-coloured in outline, crease at centre fold; all framed and glazed (6)

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Slezer, Captain John Theatrum Scotiae edited by John Jamieson. Edinburgh: W. Paterson, 1874. Large folio, one of 250 copies, 68 plates, 32 coloured coats-of-arms tipped in, contemporary brown morocco-backed maroon cloth, rubbed; Wood, John Philip The Antient and Modern State of Cramond. Edinburgh: J. Paterson, 1794. First edition, 4to, presentation copy inscribed "To the Right Honble. Lord Glenbervie, from the author", 11 (of 12) engraved plates & pedigrees (lacking Roystoun House), original boards, uncut, with note on title Purchased at the sale of the Carnsalloch Library Dumfries 1894, bookplate of Sylvester Lord Glenbervie, (2)

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Speed, John Bohemia [London, 1626], 53 x 42cm, with surrounding images of Bohemian people of various ranks to left and right margins and views of 7 cities to the upper margin, hand-coloured, trimmed to engraved area, closed tear on the lower right, slight chipping and a few repairs to the reverse

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Stewart, Mary Views from the top of Blackford Hill, Edinburgh [Edinburgh:] C. Hullmandel, 1820. 4 hand-coloured panoramic lithographs, each 30 x 83 cm, framed and glazed (4)

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The Geographical Annual, for 1834 Family Cabinet Atlas Philadelphia: Carey, Lea & Blanchard, 1834. Second American edition, 8vo, 4 plates & 48 maps with hand-colouring, tissue guards, contemporary embossed leather, neatly rebacked with cloth, a few spots

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Trafalgar - Dodd, Robert Van Division London: J.W.Laird, 1843; [Idem] victory of Trafalgar, in the van... London: J. W. Laird, 1843; [Idem] victory of Trafalgar, in the rear...London: J.W.Laird, 1843; uniform 830x620mm, hand-coloured, not laid down but with some marginal Selotape stains beneath mounts, framed (3)

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