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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 241

    FIELDING, Henry (1707-1754). The History of Tom Jones a Foundling. London: for A. Millar, 1749. 6 volumes, 12°. With the errata leaf in volume I, final blank in volumes I & III, cancels as listed in Rothschild (occasional spotting and staining). Contemporary calf, gilt spines with new labels (worn, lower cover of vol.I detached). Provenance: John Ford (armorial bookplate and early signatures). FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Rothschild 850; Sterling 360. (6)

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    FIELDING, Henry (1707-1754). The History of Tom Jones a Foundling. London: for A. Millar, 1749. 6 volumes, 12°. With the errata leaf in volume I, final blank in volumes I & III, cancels as listed in Rothschild (occasional spotting and staining). Contemporary calf, gilt spines with new labels (worn, lower cover of vol.I detached). Provenance: John Ford (armorial bookplate and early signatures). FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Rothschild 850; Sterling 360. (6)


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