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Brown, Captain Thomas (1785-1862) Illustrations of the Land and Fresh Water Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1166
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Brown, Captain Thomas (1785-1862) Illustrations of the Land and Fresh Water Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1845, first edition, small folio, illustrated with twenty-seven uncolored plates, bound in full contemporary green cloth, decorative gold-tooled spine, slightly faded, 10 x 6 in.
Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

Thomas, Book arts, Book design, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Conchology, Crafts, Paper art, Printing, Publishing, Thomas Brown, Visual arts, London, United Kingdom

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