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    Sale 2136

    Christie's Interiors

    9 - 10 February 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1028

    A GROUP OF SPORTING BINDINGS

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GROUP OF SPORTING BINDINGS
    Including: The Annals of Sporting and Fancy Gazette; a Magazine. London: for Sherwood, Neely and Jones, January 1822-May 1828. 13 volumes 153 plates and portraits, mostly engraved, 54 hand-colored, after Samuel Alken and others. With the rare final issue number 78, June 1828. -- OSBALDISTON, William Augustus (ca 1740-fl. 1790s). The British Sportsman, or, Nobleman, Gentleman, and Farmer's Directory, of Recreation and Amusement. London: by J. Stead, sold by Champante and Whitrow, [n.d., ca 1792 (preface)-1794 (watermark)]. 40 hand-colored plates. And 4 other works. (18)


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    Please note that the correct estimate for this lot is now $1000-1500 and this lot will now be offered without the 13 volumes of the annals of sporting.