11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Benjamin, Asher (1773-1845)

$207$175
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Benjamin, Asher (1773-1845), The Practical House Carpenter, Boston, 1830, calf, sixty-four plates, 4to, (bumped, chipped, calf wear and soiling, pastedowns and endpapers heavily spotted, scattered spotting throughout).
Estimate $200-300

misprinted pagination to some plates as follows:
plate 57 numbered 58.
plates 40 & 41 reversed, plates 42 and 43 revered (i.e. 41 placed before 40, and 43 placed before 42)

Keywords

The Practical House Carpenter