Skinner Website
Skinner WebsiteOnline
May 27, 2015 12:00 PM - June 7, 2015 04:00 PMCalender

Bunbury, Henry William (1750-1811) An Academy for Grown Horsemen.

Sell one like this
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2819TLocation: BostonDate / Time: May 27, 2015 12:00PM


Bunbury, Henry William (1750-1811) An Academy for Grown Horsemen. London: for Dickinson, Hooper, and Messrs. Robinsons, 1787.
First edition, folio, lacking B1 in the preliminaries, as usual (described in ESTC and in the preface itself),illustrated with hand-colored frontispiece and eleven additional full page hand-colored plates; bound in contemporary half straight-grain green morocco and marbled paper boards, worn, scuffed, some foxing and offsetting to text, 13 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $150-250

[pi]2, (title, first leaf of dedication),A2, B3 (lacking B1 as usual),second B-G4.

The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.


Henry William, Academy for Grown Horsemen, London