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Low, David (1786-1859)

Auction:
2433
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

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

Description:

Low, David (1786-1859), The Breeds of the Domestic Animals of the British Islands, London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1842, two volumes in one, with illustrations by W. Nicholson, hand-colored and heightened with gum arabic, three quarter morocco, folio, (paper brittle, with some edge chipping, front cover off, starting, loose front gather, library markings [not to plates]).
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

British Islands, London, Gum arabic, Longman

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