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    Sale 9515

    Fine Printed Books including Travel and Natural History

    22 November 2002, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 291

    [BOWYER, Robert (1758-1834)] An Illustrated Record of Important Events in the Annals of Europe, during the Years 1812, 1813, 1814, & 1815. Comprising a Series of Views of Paris, Moscow, the Kremlin, Dresden, Berlin, the Battles of Leipsic, etc., London: T. Bensley, 1815 [bound with:] The Campaign of Waterloo, London: T. Bensley, 1816. 2 works in one volume, 2° (470 x 340mm.). 2 engraved maps, 3 plates of portraits, one plate of facsimile autographs, 25 hand-coloured aquatint plates, 5 folding, 2 wood-engraved vignettes. (One folding plate torn without loss at foot of centrefold, some very light marginal thumb-soiling). Contemporary black half morocco gilt. (Joints split, rubbed and scuffed). Brunet I, 1191; Tooley 97 & 98.

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    [BOWYER, Robert (1758-1834)] An Illustrated Record of Important Events in the Annals of Europe, during the Years 1812, 1813, 1814, & 1815. Comprising a Series of Views of Paris, Moscow, the Kremlin, Dresden, Berlin, the Battles of Leipsic, etc., London: T. Bensley, 1815 [bound with:] The Campaign of Waterloo, London: T. Bensley, 1816. 2 works in one volume, 2° (470 x 340mm.). 2 engraved maps, 3 plates of portraits, one plate of facsimile autographs, 25 hand-coloured aquatint plates, 5 folding, 2 wood-engraved vignettes. (One folding plate torn without loss at foot of centrefold, some very light marginal thumb-soiling). Contemporary black half morocco gilt. (Joints split, rubbed and scuffed). Brunet I, 1191; Tooley 97 & 98.


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