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BK18: Antiquarian Book Sale

ALKEN, Henry - The National Sports of Great Britain

Auction Lot BK18/614

ALKEN, Henry - The National Sports of Great Britain with descriptions in English and French - Additional hand-coloured engraved title-page [dated 1821], 50 hand -coloured aquatint plates, contents loose in well rubbed contemporary morocco, folio, frontispiece and title-page stained with short tears in the margins, a couple of other plates worn on the plate mark, published by Thomas McLean, printed by W Lewis. * other than stated all plates in fresh bright clean condition.

ALKEN, Henry - The National Sports of Great Britain (BK18/614) offered in our Books, Maps and Prints Auction starting on 6th September 2017 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

ALKEN, Henry - The National Sports of Great Britain with descriptions in English and French - Additional hand-coloured engraved title-page [dated 1821], 50 hand -coloured aquatint plates, contents loose in well rubbed contemporary morocco, folio, frontispiece and title-page stained with short tears in the margins, a couple of other plates worn on the plate mark, published by Thomas McLean, printed by W Lewis. * other than stated all plates in fresh bright clean condition.

Price Realised

£900

Department

Books, Maps and Manuscripts

Fine Art Category

Sporting Books

Sale Information

BK18: Antiquarian Book Sale
Wednesday, 6th September 2017
Okehampton Street, Exeter

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