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Burnes, Sir Alexander (1805-1841) Cabool: a Personal Narrative of a Journey to, and Residence in that City, in the Years 1836, 7, and 8

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1171
Sold for:
$277$225

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

Description:

Burnes, Sir Alexander (1805-1841) Cabool: a Personal Narrative of a Journey to, and Residence in that City, in the Years 1836, 7, and 8. London: Murray, 1843. Second edition, octavo, frontispiece and eleven plates, some tinted lithographs (two folding), twelve pages of advertisements at end, partially unopened, bound in publisher's green cloth, boards stamped in blind, spine titled in gilt, spine slightly sunned, 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

SIR ALEXANDER, Alexander, Book arts, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Crafts, Graphic design, Paper art, Printing, Publishing, Visual arts, London

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