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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 147

    PYNE, William Henry (1769-1843). The History of the Royal Residences of Windsor Castle, St. James's Palace, Carlton House, Kensington Palace, Hampton Court, Buckingham House, and Frogmore. London: A. Dry, 1819. 4° (339 x 270mm). 100 hand-coloured aquatint plates (a few small stains, some light spotting and staining). Finely-bound in contemporary black straight-grained morocco gilt, wide gilt borders with acanthus cornerpieces, spines gilt in compartments, gilt edges (extremities rubbed, a few scratches and scuff marks). Provenance: early bookseller's label. Abbey Scenery 396; Lowndes V, 2015; Prideaux p.348; Tooley pp.197-200. (3)

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    PYNE, William Henry (1769-1843). The History of the Royal Residences of Windsor Castle, St. James's Palace, Carlton House, Kensington Palace, Hampton Court, Buckingham House, and Frogmore. London: A. Dry, 1819. 4° (339 x 270mm). 100 hand-coloured aquatint plates (a few small stains, some light spotting and staining). Finely-bound in contemporary black straight-grained morocco gilt, wide gilt borders with acanthus cornerpieces, spines gilt in compartments, gilt edges (extremities rubbed, a few scratches and scuff marks). Provenance: early bookseller's label. Abbey Scenery 396; Lowndes V, 2015; Prideaux p.348; Tooley pp.197-200. (3)


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