Lot 725: Haggard (Henry Rider). Dawn, 3 volumes, 1st edition, Hurst & Blackett, 1884, half-titles present, scattered minor spotting and finger marks, a few pencil marginalia, closed tear to inner margin of pp. 327/328 of volume 2 without loss, ownership signature of Roger Allen in blue ballpoint pen to all front pastedowns, modern tan half calf over marbled boards with gilt-title morocco labels to spines, clear plastic wrappers using two short sellotape strips for each inner fold, the sellotape strips leaving dark offsetting impression to outer margins of each free endpaper, 8vo. Whatmore F1 (500 copies). Author's first novel. (3)
Dominic Winter's Children’s & Illustrated Books Auction June 2015
Thursday, 11th June 2015
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