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Auction:
2433
Lot:
188B
Sold for:
$563$475

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

Description:

(Decorative Bindings, Sporting Titles), Surtees, Robert Smith (1803-1864), Mr. Romford's Hounds, Handley Cross, Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour, Hawbuck Grange, "Ask Mamma", and "Plain or Ringlets", numbered 44 of 50 subscription copies with colored plates, illustrations by John Leech, three quarter red morocco by Bayntun, with gilt pictorial embossing to spines, 8vo, (good).
Estimate $200-250

Keywords

Robert Smith, Romford, Sporting Titles, Sponge, John Leech, Sponge's Sporting Tour, Bookbinding

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