• Travel, Science & Natural Hist auction at Christies

    Sale 5809

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    15 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 162

    RICHARDSON, Thomas Miles (1813-1890). Sketches in Italy, Switzerland, France etc. London: Thomas McLean & Newcastle Tyne: Fenwick Loraine, 1837-[1838]. 2° (544 x 357mm). Lithographic title, dedication with plate list on verso, and 25 tinted lithographic plates, heightened in white. (Heavy spotting to about half the plates, the other half clean or only lightly spotted.) Contemporary green roan-backed embossed boards, title blocked in gilt on upper cover (spine a little rubbed).

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    RICHARDSON, Thomas Miles (1813-1890). Sketches in Italy, Switzerland, France etc. London: Thomas McLean & Newcastle Tyne: Fenwick Loraine, 1837-[1838]. 2° (544 x 357mm). Lithographic title, dedication with plate list on verso, and 25 tinted lithographic plates, heightened in white. (Heavy spotting to about half the plates, the other half clean or only lightly spotted.) Contemporary green roan-backed embossed boards, title blocked in gilt on upper cover (spine a little rubbed).

    FINE VIEWS of Lake Como, Lake Maggiore, the Great St. Bernard, the Castle of Chillon, Heidelberg, Cologne, Verona, and elsewhere. A number of plates are dated 1838. Abbey Travel I, 30; Hardie p. 247.


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