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(Decorative Bindings), Cruikshank, George (1792-1878), Illustrator

Auction:
2483
Lot:
303A
Sold for:
$267$225

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Decorative Bindings), Cruikshank, George (1792-1878), Illustrator, Two titles, Locker-Lampson, Frederick (1821-1895), London Lyrics, London: Chapman and Hall, 1857, gilt embossed crushed teal morocco by Zaehnsdorf, 8vo, (light browning to paper, plate lightly chipped at fore edge, spine slightly sunfaded, minor spot to front cover, one original brown cloth bound in to front), and Poems, London: John Wilson, 1868, with author's presentation inscription to half titles, one of 100 copies, with gilt embossed crushed teal morocco by Holloway, 8vo, (lightly bumped, spine with some sunfading, spotting to paste downs, scattered foxing), both with with frontis plate by Cruikshank.
Estimate $325-450

Keywords

London, Zaehnsdorf, John Wilson, Book collecting, Book design, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Printing

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