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Queckett, John

Auction:
2314
Lot:
659
Sold for:
$147$125

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Queckett, John, A Practical Treatise on the Use of the Microscope, Including the Different Methods of Preparing and Examining Animal, Vegetable and Mineral Structures, London: H. Balliere, 1852, 2nd edition with additions, 8vo, 9 plates, illustrations throughout the text, appendix, index and advertisement for Carpenter & Westley Improved Phantasmagoria Lanterns, red cloth covers, gilt lettering on the spine, (plate 9 and accompanying title page loose).
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

London, Carpenter , Book design, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Printing