05-31-2014 05-31-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2730B Boston
May 31, 2014 11:00 AMCalender
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Swift, Jonathan (1667-1745) Gulliver's Travels

$2,460$2,000
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2730B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 31, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Swift, Jonathan (1667-1745) Gulliver's Travels. London: The Cresset Press, 1930.
Two folio volumes, limited edition copy number 133 of 195, full-paged hand-colored illustrations, head-pieces, and vignettes by Rex Whistler (1905-1944), bound in half greenish-blue morocco and corners and vellum-covered boards by Wood, spines and parts of corners faded to brown, 14 x 9 3/4 in. (2)
Estimate $2,000-2,200


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Keywords

Gulliver's Travels, London, Cresset Press, Rex Whistler