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    Sale 2136

    Christie's Interiors

    9 - 10 February 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1027

    A GROUP OF FIVE LEATHER-BOUND VOLUMES,

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    A GROUP OF FIVE LEATHER-BOUND VOLUMES,
    Including: BECKFORD, Peter (1740-1811). Thoughts on Hunting. In a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend. Salisbury: E. Easton, 1781. Engraved frontispiece by Bartolozzi after Cipriani. -- A.S. The Gentleman's Compleat Jockey: with the Perfect Horseman and Experienc'd Farrier. London: Henry Nelme, 1697. Third issue of this rare pocket book. -- TALPIN, William (ca 1740-1807). The Gentleman's Stable Directory; or, Modern System of Farriery.... London: G.G.J. and J. Robinsons, and G. Kearsley, [n.d., ca 1790]. Tenth edition, greatly enlarged. -- and 3 other works, including 2 works relating to duck shooting. (6)


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