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    Sale 5429

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    24 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 252

    Costume of the Russian Empire. London: T. Bensley, 1810. 2° (387 x 280mm). Additional hand-coloured aquatint title, titles and text [?by William Alexander] in English and French, 72 hand-coloured aquatint plates (some very light browning to text, occasional very light spotting and staining, a few plates with short marginal tears). ORIGINAL PUBLISHER'S PAPER BOARDS, printed label on spine (upper cover detached, extremities rubbed, some light staining), uncut. Provenance: Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate). Abbey Travel 246; Hardie p.153.

    Price Realised  

    Costume of the Russian Empire. London: T. Bensley, 1810. 2° (387 x 280mm). Additional hand-coloured aquatint title, titles and text [?by William Alexander] in English and French, 72 hand-coloured aquatint plates (some very light browning to text, occasional very light spotting and staining, a few plates with short marginal tears). ORIGINAL PUBLISHER'S PAPER BOARDS, printed label on spine (upper cover detached, extremities rubbed, some light staining), uncut. Provenance: Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate). Abbey Travel 246; Hardie p.153.


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