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    Sale 5308

    Fine Printed Books Including Children's & Illustrated Books

    19 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1

    ALLATINI, Eric. Sur Talons Rouges. Contes. Paris: G. Briffaut, [n.d.]. 4°. Half title, 12 coloured engraved plates by Gerda Wegener (short marginal tear to one text leaf). Very finely-bound in later russet morocco gilt by Knut Hasslers, Stockholm, covers with elaborate double borders, spine gilt in compartments, top edges gilt, others uncut, original printed wrappers bound in, slipcase. ONE OF 449 COPIES, THIS NUMBER 49 OF 400 COPIES "SUR VERGÉ D' ARCHES" WITH AN EXTRA UNCOLOURED SUITE OF THE PLATES.

    Price Realised  

    ALLATINI, Eric. Sur Talons Rouges. Contes. Paris: G. Briffaut, [n.d.]. 4°. Half title, 12 coloured engraved plates by Gerda Wegener (short marginal tear to one text leaf). Very finely-bound in later russet morocco gilt by Knut Hasslers, Stockholm, covers with elaborate double borders, spine gilt in compartments, top edges gilt, others uncut, original printed wrappers bound in, slipcase. ONE OF 449 COPIES, THIS NUMBER 49 OF 400 COPIES "SUR VERGÉ D' ARCHES" WITH AN EXTRA UNCOLOURED SUITE OF THE PLATES.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    ORDER OF SALE

    FINE PRINTED BOOKS:

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR LOTS 1 - 17

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR LOTS 18 - 32

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES:

    17TH AND 18TH CENTURY BOOKS LOTS 33 - 44

    19TH CENTURY BOOKS LOTS 45- 77

    20TH CENTURY BOOKS LOTS 78 - 97

    CHILDREN'S AND ILLUSTRATED BOOKS:

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY LOTS 98 - 104

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR LOTS 105 - 118

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES LOTS 119 - 124


    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR