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(Costume, British Army), Smith, Charles Hamilton

Auction:
2526B
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2526B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

(Costume, British Army), Smith, Charles Hamilton, Costume of the Army of the British Empire, According to the Last Regulations, London: W. Bulmer, 1815, contemporary gilt-tooled armorial tree calf, with colored vignette title, fifty-four plates of uniformed soldiers and six plates of regimental colors, 4to, (wear to binding with weak hinges, chipping, interior with very minor spotting). Colas 2754; Tooley 456. Provenance: Charles Ferdinand, Duke of Berry (1778-1820).
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

British Army, Charles Hamilton, Army, London, Charles Ferdinand, Book design, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Printing

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