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    Sale 5310

    The Sporting Sale

    1 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 125

    SAMUEL WHITE BAKER

    Price Realised  

    SAMUEL WHITE BAKER

    Eight Years' Wanderings in Ceylon. London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1855. 8°, half-title, coloured lithographed frontispiece and 5 plates, 24-page publisher's catalogue at end (occasional spotting, some mainly marginal staining), original green cloth gilt (spine a little faded, a few small ink spots). Provenance: Sir Joseph Radcliffe, Bart. (armorial bookplate).

    FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 415.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    IV. Sport by Region