02-14-201302-14-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
February 14, 2013 10:00 AMCalender
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Beilby, Ralph (1744-1817) A General History of Quadrupeds

$150$150
Auction: Discovery - 2637MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: February 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Beilby, Ralph (1744-1817) A General History of Quadrupeds, illus. Thomas Bewick (1753-1828) Newcastle upon Tyne: Hodgson et al., 1790.
First edition, octavo, 456 pages, wood engravings throughout, title page torn with loss; many pages torn and patched, spotted and stained, contemporary calf boards, both detached.
Estimate $150-250


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Keywords

Newcastle upon Tyne, Thomas Bewick