• Travel, Science & Natural Hist auction at Christies

    Sale 5809

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    15 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 106

    AMERICA -- ENGLEHEART, Gardner. Journal of the Progress of H.R.H. The Prince of Wales through British North America; and His Visit to the United States. [And:] Addresses Presented to H.R.H. The Prince of Wales During His State Visit to British North America. London: at the Chiswick Press for the Duke of Newcastle, 1860. 2 vols, 8° (222 x 141mm). Journal: engraved frontispiece, two folding maps one of these hand-coloured in outline, 8 tinted lithographs one of which folding, engraved illustrations. (Occasional scattered spotting mostly not on the plates.) Bound in green and red morocco by Zaehnsdorf, sides and edges gilt, later green felt covered slipcase (light rubbing).

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    AMERICA -- ENGLEHEART, Gardner. Journal of the Progress of H.R.H. The Prince of Wales through British North America; and His Visit to the United States. [And:] Addresses Presented to H.R.H. The Prince of Wales During His State Visit to British North America. London: at the Chiswick Press for the Duke of Newcastle, 1860. 2 vols, 8° (222 x 141mm). Journal: engraved frontispiece, two folding maps one of these hand-coloured in outline, 8 tinted lithographs one of which folding, engraved illustrations. (Occasional scattered spotting mostly not on the plates.) Bound in green and red morocco by Zaehnsdorf, sides and edges gilt, later green felt covered slipcase (light rubbing).

    FIRST EDITIONS, in fine bindings by Zaehnsdorf. With tinted lithographic views of Niagara Falls, Kingston, Montreal, and others. Uncommon: in Great Britain COPAC locates copies only at Cambridge, Oxford and the British Library. Sabin 22600; Toronto Public Library 2979. (2)


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