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    Sale 5808

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    8 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 169

    ABBOTT, George. Views of the Forts of Bhurtpoore and Weire. London: J.M. Richardson, 1827. Oblong 2° (345 x 483mm). Lithographic title, frontispiece and 11 plates after Abbott by Lynch, Harding, MacKenzie, Gauet, list of subscribers, one text leaf, all mounted. (Washed, some dampstaining, marginal repairs to text leaf, neat repairs to text leaf and list of subscribers.) EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED WITH THE ORIGINAL PENCIL DRAWINGS FOR THE PLATES, signed and dated by Abbott. (Some marginal repairs, more extensive marginal repairs to one drawing, some light soiling.) Modern red morocco.

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    ABBOTT, George. Views of the Forts of Bhurtpoore and Weire. London: J.M. Richardson, 1827. Oblong 2° (345 x 483mm). Lithographic title, frontispiece and 11 plates after Abbott by Lynch, Harding, MacKenzie, Gauet, list of subscribers, one text leaf, all mounted. (Washed, some dampstaining, marginal repairs to text leaf, neat repairs to text leaf and list of subscribers.) EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED WITH THE ORIGINAL PENCIL DRAWINGS FOR THE PLATES, signed and dated by Abbott. (Some marginal repairs, more extensive marginal repairs to one drawing, some light soiling.) Modern red morocco.


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