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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 122

    BYRON, George Gordon Noel, Lord (1788-1824). The Works ... with his Letters and Journals, and his Life. London: John Murray, 1832-33. 17 volumes, 8°. Engraved frontispieces and title vignettes (occasional light spotting, small repair at margin of title of vol. one). Finely-bound in 19th-century green calf gilt, spines gilt in compartments with red and brown morocco lettering-pieces, gilt edges. Provenance: "Percival John Browne, from his father, 1882" (inscription on front free endpaper of vol. one).

    Price Realised  

    BYRON, George Gordon Noel, Lord (1788-1824). The Works ... with his Letters and Journals, and his Life. London: John Murray, 1832-33. 17 volumes, 8°. Engraved frontispieces and title vignettes (occasional light spotting, small repair at margin of title of vol. one). Finely-bound in 19th-century green calf gilt, spines gilt in compartments with red and brown morocco lettering-pieces, gilt edges. Provenance: "Percival John Browne, from his father, 1882" (inscription on front free endpaper of vol. one).

    With Robert Burns' Works (London, 1834, 10 vols., very finely-bound in brown calf gilt). (25)


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