Lot 620: Miniature. The Little Robinson Crusoe, Tilt & Bogue, circa 1841, forty-seven full-page engraved illustrations, including frontispiece, vignette title-page, without advertisement leaf at rear, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, contemporary green morocco, a little rubbed, raised bands between gilt double rules, gilt lettered direct in second compartment, covers with gilt double fillet border, upper cover with gilt crest of a fox and monogram 'R.B.M.', gilt decorated edges and turn-ins, 75 x 63mm (3 x 2.5ins) Bondy, p.67: "much sought after by collectors". Not in Osborne or Gumuchian. (1)
Dominic Winter's Children’s & Illustrated Books Auction June 2015
Thursday, 11th June 2015
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