11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00 AMCalender

Mixed Lot, Six Volumes:

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


Mixed Lot, Six Volumes: Gertrude Stein's Geography and Plays, in chipped dj, [1922]; Hunt's A Jar of Honey from Mount Hybla, illus. Richard Doyle, in a deluxe binding, a.e.g., original covers bound in as doublures, 1848; one leaf from Wynkyn de Worde's Nova Legenda Angliae, in a modern custom cloth folder, 1516; Peacock's Misfortunes of Elphin, patterned cloth boards, one of 250, Gregynog Press, 1928; Irving's Wolfert's Roost, in full crushed morocco, t.e.g., with original covers bound in at the back, presented by Cushing to the Porcellian club, 1855; and Martin's History of the Town of Thetford, 1779, illustrated, some faint traces of old mold.
Estimate $300-400


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