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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 166

    CORNWELL, Bernard (b.1944). Sharpe's Tiger ... with an appreciation by Lindsey Davis. Blakeney: Scorpion Press, 1997. Large 8° (235 x 152mm). Double-page map. Finely-bound in original red morocco-backed marbled paper boards, spine lettered in gilt. ONE OF 119 COPIES, THIS ONE OF 20 "DE LUXE" COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND LINDSEY DAVIS "PRODUCED FOR PRIVATE CIRCULATION."

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    CORNWELL, Bernard (b.1944). Sharpe's Tiger ... with an appreciation by Lindsey Davis. Blakeney: Scorpion Press, 1997. Large 8° (235 x 152mm). Double-page map. Finely-bound in original red morocco-backed marbled paper boards, spine lettered in gilt. ONE OF 119 COPIES, THIS ONE OF 20 "DE LUXE" COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND LINDSEY DAVIS "PRODUCED FOR PRIVATE CIRCULATION."

    With the same author's Sharpe's Trafalgar (Blakeney, 1999, ONE OF 15 "DE LUXE" COPIES LETTERED "D" AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND TERRY PRATCHETT), Sharpe's Prey (Blakeney, 2001, ONE OF 16 "DE LUXE" COPIES LETTERED "D" AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND ANTHONY PRICE), Sharpe's Havoc (Blakeney, 2003, ONE OF 16 "DE LUXE" COPIES LETTERED "D" AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND SIMON SCARROW) and Sharpe's Escape (Blakeney, 2004, ONE OF 16 "DE LUXE" COPIES LETTERED "D" AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND PATRICIA FINNEY), uniformly-bound in quarter red morocco gilt. (5)


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