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Layard, Austen Henry (1817-1894)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$59$50

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

Description:

Layard, Austen Henry (1817-1894), Nineveh and its Remains, New York: George P. Putman, 1849, two volumes, first American edition, original gilt-lettered stamped brown cloth, with lithotint plates, 8vo, (scattered spotting, edge chipping to folding plate, spine sunned and bumped at corners).
Estimate $150-250

scattered spotting, edge chipping to folding plate, spine sunned and bumped at corners

Keywords

George P. Putman, Bookbinding, Western Asia

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