Lot 727: Haggard (Henry Rider). The Witch's Head, 3 volumes, 1st edition, Hurst & Blackett, 1885, 8 pp. publisher's adverts at rear of volume 3, volume 2 lacks half-title, title-page and Contents page, some occasional finger marks, contemporary ownership signature to half-titles of volumes 1 and 3 with remains of Cornwallis-West armorial bookplates over circulating library labels to all three front pastedowns, small adhesive mark and label to upper outer corner of front free endpaper to volume 1 and page 1 of volume 2, all hinges near-broken and contents partly shaken, original grey cloth lettered in silver, slightly rubbed and marked, some wear to spine ends, corners and extremities, 8vo. Whatmore F2 (500 copies). (3)
Dominic Winter's Children’s & Illustrated Books Auction June 2015
Thursday, 11th June 2015
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