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(Fore-Edge Painting, Double)

Auction:
2300
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$1,116$950

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2300
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

(Fore-Edge Painting, Double), Holy Bible in English, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1804, full gilt lined and tooled straight grained black morocco, painted with Lincoln Cathedral and Durham Cathedral, thick 8vo, 9 3/4 by 6 by 2 5/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Oxford, Clarendon Press, Durham Cathedral, Lincoln Cathedral, Book design, Bookbinding, English Gothic architecture, Fore-edge painting

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