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Raspe, Rudolph Erich (1737-1794) Surprising Adventures of the Renowned Baron Munchausen.

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1374
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Raspe, Rudolph Erich (1737-1794) Surprising Adventures of the Renowned Baron Munchausen. London: for Thomas Tegg, 1809. First edition, 12mo, illustrated by Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827) with hand-colored etchings, including the folding frontispiece and eight full-page plates; bound in full red morocco, joints dry, frontispiece split along one fold, 6 x 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Thomas Tegg, Rudolph Erich, London, Baron Munchausen, English art, Fiction, German folklore, Literature, Raspe, Rowlandson, Tegg, Thomas Rowlandson

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