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    Sale 5310

    The Sporting Sale

    1 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 25

    G.T. BOULT

    Price Realised  

    G.T. BOULT

    The Young Sportsman's Pocket Companion: containing Rules for taking Every Species of Land and Water Fowl. London: J. Bailey, [c. 1815]. 12°, folding wood-engraved frontispiece mounted on linen, interleaved throughout with thick paper, later green half morocco (a little rubbed, inkstain on spine).

    ONLY EDITION recorded. Copac lists only one copy at the Bodleian with "frontispiece mutilated". Schwerdt I, p. 79; not in BL.


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