1 September 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 438
Estimate GBP 250 - GBP 350
EDWARD OF NORWICH, 2ND DUKE OF YORK.
The Master of Game ... The Oldest Book on Hunting, edited by W. A. and F. Baillie-Grohman. London: Ballantyne, Hanson, 1904. 2°, coloured facsimile frontispiece, and 51 monochrome facsimile plates, illustrations (some spotting), original armorial reversed calf gilt (spine a little worn, corners rubbed). ONE OF 600 COPIES, this copy un-numbered but inscribed "Presentation Copy."
With two limited editions from the British Sports and Sportsmen series: Shooting and Deer-Stalking and Hunting, both 4°, in uniform original red morocco gilt. (3)
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