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More, Thomas (1478-1535) Utopia , Two Editions: 1808 and 1903.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

More, Thomas (1478-1535) Utopia, Two Editions: 1808 and 1903. More's Utopia, extra-illustrated, London: Bulmer, 1808, edited by Thomas Frognall Dibdin; large quarto, with additional prints added, along with a letter in Dibdin's hand, and other material, bound in full light brown morocco by Matthews, ffep detached, joints rubbed, 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. [and] More's Utopia, London: Chiswick Press, Charles Whittingham & Co. for the Scott-Thaw Co. of New York, 1903; folio, printed in red and black throughout, in publisher's cloth binding, two extra paper labels bound in at the back, uncut, 13 3/4 x 8 1/2 in. (2)
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Thomas Frognall Dibdin, British people, Bulmer family, Christianity, Dibdin, English people, Thomas More, Utopia, London

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