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Auction:
2433
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$504$425

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2433
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

(Decorative Bindings), Thirty-nine volumes, Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society, London: c. 1878-1902, twenty-seven half morocco, twelve three quarter morocco, with gilt lettering, 8vo, (some weak hinges, bumped and chipped, scattered spine losses, flaking, some spines detaching).
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Royal Microscopical Society, Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society, London, Book design, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Morocco, Printing

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