• Fine Printed Books and Manuscr auction at Christies

    Sale 2227

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 161

    [ART REFERENCE]. A group of 16 volumes, including: TRASK, John E.D. and J. Nilsen LAURVIK, Editors. Catalogue De Luxe of the Department of Fine Arts Panama-Pacific International Exposition. San Francisco, 1915. 2 volumes, 4o. Illustrated. Original paper vellum-backed boards. FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 407 of 1,000 sets. -- GRIBBLE, Francis. Rachel. Her Stage Life and Her Real Life. London, 1911. 8o. Illustrated. Cosway-style binding of green morocco gilt, front cover with central inlaid miniature watercolor portrait of Rachel, spine gilt, edges gilt, by Bayntun; cloth slipcase. -- DASENT, Arthur Irwin. Nell Gwynne 1650-1687. London, 1924. 8o. Illustrated. Cosway-style binding of greenish-blue morocco gilt, front cover with central inlaid miniature watercolor portrait of Nell Gwynne, spine gilt, edges gilt, by Bayntun; cloth slipcase. -- STEPHENS, F.G. Sir Frederic Leighton Bart., P.R.A. London, 1895. 2o. Illustrated. Original gilt-decorated cloth. -- CASTLE, Sydney E. Domestic Gothic of the Tudor Period. Jamestown, NY, 1927. 4o. Illustrated. Half morocco. -- DYSON, Anthony. Pictures to Print. London, 1984. 4o. Illustrated. Half morocco. -- ARMSTRONG, A.A. Axel Herman Haig and his Work. London, 1905. 4o. Illustrated. Original quarter leather, cloth boards. -- and 8 others, 8o to 2o, condition varies. (16)

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    [ART REFERENCE]. A group of 16 volumes, including: TRASK, John E.D. and J. Nilsen LAURVIK, Editors. Catalogue De Luxe of the Department of Fine Arts Panama-Pacific International Exposition. San Francisco, 1915. 2 volumes, 4o. Illustrated. Original paper vellum-backed boards. FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 407 of 1,000 sets. -- GRIBBLE, Francis. Rachel. Her Stage Life and Her Real Life. London, 1911. 8o. Illustrated. Cosway-style binding of green morocco gilt, front cover with central inlaid miniature watercolor portrait of Rachel, spine gilt, edges gilt, by Bayntun; cloth slipcase. -- DASENT, Arthur Irwin. Nell Gwynne 1650-1687. London, 1924. 8o. Illustrated. Cosway-style binding of greenish-blue morocco gilt, front cover with central inlaid miniature watercolor portrait of Nell Gwynne, spine gilt, edges gilt, by Bayntun; cloth slipcase. -- STEPHENS, F.G. Sir Frederic Leighton Bart., P.R.A. London, 1895. 2o. Illustrated. Original gilt-decorated cloth. -- CASTLE, Sydney E. Domestic Gothic of the Tudor Period. Jamestown, NY, 1927. 4o. Illustrated. Half morocco. -- DYSON, Anthony. Pictures to Print. London, 1984. 4o. Illustrated. Half morocco. -- ARMSTRONG, A.A. Axel Herman Haig and his Work. London, 1905. 4o. Illustrated. Original quarter leather, cloth boards. -- and 8 others, 8o to 2o, condition varies. (16)


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