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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 155

    SMOLLETT, Tobias (1721-71). The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle. In which are included, Memoirs of a Lady of Quality. New York: R. M'Dermut & D. D. Arden, 1813. 4 volumes, 12° (154 x 101mm). Wood-engraved plates. Finely-bound in 19th-century tan morocco gilt by Riviere, spines gilt in compartments with green morocco lettering-pieces, top edges gilt, others uncut, original printed wrappers bound in at the end of each volume. cf. Rothschild 1910 (citing first English edition of 1751). (4)

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    SMOLLETT, Tobias (1721-71). The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle. In which are included, Memoirs of a Lady of Quality. New York: R. M'Dermut & D. D. Arden, 1813. 4 volumes, 12° (154 x 101mm). Wood-engraved plates. Finely-bound in 19th-century tan morocco gilt by Riviere, spines gilt in compartments with green morocco lettering-pieces, top edges gilt, others uncut, original printed wrappers bound in at the end of each volume. cf. Rothschild 1910 (citing first English edition of 1751). (4)


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