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    Sale 5822

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including the Works of Charles Dickens

    1 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 235

    SIMPSON, William (1823-99). The Seat of War in the East ... First Series. London: Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co., 1855. 2° (550 x 370mm). Tinted lithographed title with hand-coloured vignette, dedication and 39 HAND-COLOURED tinted lithographed plates by E. Walker after W. Simpson (some mainly marginal spotting and staining, title and dedication more heavily spotted). Modern green half morocco gilt, gilt edges, new endpapers and some new tissue guards. Abbey Travel 237.

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    SIMPSON, William (1823-99). The Seat of War in the East ... First Series. London: Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co., 1855. 2° (550 x 370mm). Tinted lithographed title with hand-coloured vignette, dedication and 39 HAND-COLOURED tinted lithographed plates by E. Walker after W. Simpson (some mainly marginal spotting and staining, title and dedication more heavily spotted). Modern green half morocco gilt, gilt edges, new endpapers and some new tissue guards. Abbey Travel 237.


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