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(Royal Binding, Princess Royal Victoria's Copy)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$411$350

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

(Royal Binding, Princess Royal Victoria's Copy), The Nemesis in China, London: Henry Colburn, 1846, third edition, gilt tooled and lettered morocco extra by Westleys & Clarr, with the Royal Coat on front and back covers, gilt inner borders and silk doublures, with two bookplates of Victoria, Princess Royal, signed and dated 1855 on fly leaf, (hinges weak, rubbed).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Royal Victoria, China, Nemesis, Henry Colburn, London, Victoria, Book design, Bookplate, House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Victoria of the United Kingdom

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