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Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-three Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-three Volumes. A selection of octavo-format leather-bound volumes, with gilt-tooled spines, later editions of the works of George Du Maurier, Churchill, Emerson, Pepys, Hugo, and others, occupying approximately 5 1/2 feet of shelf space.
Estimate $400-600


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.

Keywords

George Du Maurier, Churchill, Book arts, Book design, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Du Maurier, Octavo, Paper art, Print production, Printing, Publishing, Samuel Pepys, Visual arts

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