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Auction:
2571B
Lot:
321A
Sold for:
$2,252$1,900

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2571B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

(Decorative Bindings,), Group of decorative leather bound titles from the 19th and 20th centuries including "Works" series' by Washington Irving, forty volumes, three-quarter blue calf; Lord Byron, 1847, seventeen volumes, calf; John Dryden, 1852, five volumes, calf; Marie Edgeworth, 1847, ten volumes, three-quarter crimson calf; Lord Byron, 1873, ten volumes, full blue morocco; various authors', Napoleon, six volumes and Retrospective Review, fifteen volumes, full calf; and Alfred Lord Tennsyson, 1899, ten volumes, three-quarter green morocco, (good overall, some chipping).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Byron, John Dryden, Marie Edgeworth, Washington Irving, Napoleon, Alfred Lord Tennsyson, Calf, George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron, Philhellenes, Regency era

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