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(Maritime History, England)

Auction:
2167
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$2,703$2,300

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Auction:
Sale #2167 - 2167
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 26, 2002 11:00AM

Description:

(Maritime History, England), Bound Collection of Eighteen Original Watercolors for Two Popular Titles together with the published titles; Duncan, Archibald, The British Trident, London, 1804-1806, six volumes, 12mo, gilt pictorial calf, with sixty-one plates; and The Mariner's Chronicle...History of Popular Shipwrecks, London, [n.d], 1810-12, six volumes, gilt pictorial calf, with approximately fifity engravings some folding, (trimmed, overall good).
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

History, London, United Kingdom, Book design, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Printing, Watercolor painting