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Skelton, John (1460?-1529) The Tunning of Elinor Rumming, a Poem.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
466
Sold for:
$523$425

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

Description:

Skelton, John (1460?-1529) The Tunning of Elinor Rumming, a Poem. London: for Isaac Dalton, and sold by W. Boreham, 1718. Second edition, octavo, rare, ESTC shows two U.S. copies only, first and only other edition before 1800 was published by Wynkyn de Worde c. 1521, bound in modern pink paper over boards, leather spine label, some toning to last few leaves, 7 5/8 x 4 5/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

A-E4.


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Keywords

Elinor Rumming, Isaac Dalton, Bookbinding, Printing, Publishing, Skelton, Visual arts, Wynkyn de Worde, London, United States

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