28th July 2021 10:30 GMT/BST

Books, Maps & Manuscripts

 
Lot 22
 

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Carr (Sir John). The Stranger in France; or, a Tour from Devonshire to Paris, 2nd edition,...

Carr (Sir John). The Stranger in France; or, a Tour from Devonshire to Paris, 2nd edition, London: J. Johnson, 1807. 8vo (203 x 125 mm), contemporary half calf (front joint cracked), [4] 373 [1] pp., 12 aquatint plates, contemporary ownership inscriptions to endpapers including 'S. Levy', some spotting and soiling - [Nougaret, Pierre Jean-Baptiste]. Beautés de l'histoire de l'Angleterre, 3rd edition, Paris; Le Prieur, 1819. 8vo (159 x 94 mm), contemporary French half calf (some wear, spine pulled at foot), 408 pp., half-title, 16 engraved costume plates (occasional damp-staining) - and 12 others (not collated), travel and similar, all leather-bound, and including Hugh Gray, Letters from Canada, 1st edition, 1809 (front board detached, lacking map), Falconer, The Shipwreck, New Edition, 1802 (contemporary tree calf, good condition), Prescott, History of the Conquest of Peru, 7th edition, 1853 (contemporary calf gilt), Motley, The Rise of the Dutch Republic, New Edition, 1901 (contemporary half calf), Steevens, With Kitchener to Khartoum, 8th edition, 1898 (contemporary half calf), and others (qty: 16)

Sold for £280
Estimated at £100 - £200


 

Auction: Books, Maps & Manuscripts, 28th July 2021

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