Celebrating Our Millionth Volume: Poems on Various Occasions by George Gordon, Lord Byron.

DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University, 1980. Paperback. Small 4to. Stiff orange wrappers. (21pp). Illustrations. Near fine. Item #48586

Tight and attractive first edition of this (to cite front wrapper) "Keepsake Marking the Acquisition of Founders Memorial Libraries' One Millionth Volume." NIU president William R. Monat and library director Jean A. Major offer comments, while rare book librarian Anthony Bliss offers up "Lord Byron in DeKalb," observations on Byron and this 1807 volume -- several pages of which are illustrated. Laid in is the 8vo 4pp formal invitation to the September 9, 1980 event.

Price: $25.00