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Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828) A History of British Birds , Volumes One and Two.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828) A History of British Birds, Volumes One and Two. Newcastle: for T. Bewick: sold by him, Longman & Col, 1826.
Two octavo volumes, variant A of the eighth edition, demy issue, reprinting the prefaces to the sixth and first edition, uniformly bound in full tan calf, with a gilt armorial stamp on each board, black lettering pieces on the spine, contents clean, 9 x 5 1/2 in. (2)
Estimate $400-600


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