Six finely bound works

PBA Galleries

PBA Galleries

2015-11-02 12:15:27

Lot 110: (Fine Bindings) Title: Six works in leather bindings. Place Published: Various places. Date Published: Various dates. Description: Includes: Longfellow, H.W. Poems. 2 volumes. (8vo) half calf and marbled boards, spines gilt. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1855., Forbes, Duncan. Reflexions on the Sources of Incredulity with Regard to Religion. (12m) full brown calf, gilt. Edinburgh: Hamilton, 1750., Sterne, Laurence. The Beauties of Sterne. Illustrations by T. Rowlandson. (12mo) full mottled calf, spine gilt, red morocco label. London: Thomas Tegg, 1809., Fielding, Henry. The History of Tom Jones. 2 volumes. (12mo) three-quarter blue morocco. London: Robert Riviere, no date., The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. (8vo) three-quarter blue morocco. Prize binding. New York: Grosset and Dunlap, no date., Smith, George. The Historical Geography of the Holy Land. (8vo) full black calf, gilt prize stamp on front, spine gilt. London: Hodder, 1908. Together 6 works in 8 volumes. Condition: Light wear; very good and better. PBA Galleries' Rare Books & Manuscripts Sunday, 1st November 2015 Estimate: $300-$500
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