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    Sale 7545

    A Town House in Mayfair

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 704

    SASSOON, Siegfried. Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man; Memoirs of an Infantry Officer ; Sherston's Progress; The Old Century and Seven More Years; The Weald of Youth; Siegfried's Journey 1916-1920. London: Faber and Faber, 1928-1945. 6 volumes, 8°. 2 frontispiece portraits, title-page vignettes. Contemporary red half morocco by Birdsall, gilt spines with raised bands and decorative tools in the compartments, top edges gilt. Provenance: Spencer family (Althorp book plate, ink ownership inscription). ALL FIRST EDITIONS, excepting Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man which is third impression, in a FINE UNIFORM BINDING. (6)

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    SASSOON, Siegfried. Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man; Memoirs of an Infantry Officer ; Sherston's Progress; The Old Century and Seven More Years; The Weald of Youth; Siegfried's Journey 1916-1920. London: Faber and Faber, 1928-1945. 6 volumes, 8°. 2 frontispiece portraits, title-page vignettes. Contemporary red half morocco by Birdsall, gilt spines with raised bands and decorative tools in the compartments, top edges gilt. Provenance: Spencer family (Althorp book plate, ink ownership inscription). ALL FIRST EDITIONS, excepting Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man which is third impression, in a FINE UNIFORM BINDING. (6)


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