Lot 115: (Fore-edge Painting) Author: Somerville, William. Title: The Chase - with a fore-edge painting. Place Published: Edinburgh. Publisher: John Ballantyne and Co. Date Published: 1812. Description: (iii) -(viii), lvi, 199 pp. (12mo) 16x10 cm (6 1/4x4") full tan calf, decoratively paneled in blind, black leather labels on spine, all edges gilt. Modern custom box. With a charming fore-edge painting of an English estate. Condition: Spine sunned, light wear, hinges repaired; very good.
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