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    Sale 5310

    The Sporting Sale

    1 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 52

    HENRY HEATH

    Price Realised  

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    HENRY HEATH

    The Sporting Alphabet. London: C. Tilt, [c. 1840]. Small 8°, hand-coloured etched title and 24 plates by and after Heath (blank verso of title spotted, margins a little cropped affecting a few captions, slight spotting to plate edges), original pictorial boards, front cover hand-coloured (spine worn, a little soiled).

    Schwerdt I, p. 236: "A scarce book containing a humorous plate for each letter of the alphabet".


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