• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 137

    SWINBURNE, Henry (1743-1803). Travels through Spain, in the years 1775 and 1776. London: P. Elmsly, 1779. 4° (280 x 223mm.), engraved folding map and 18 engraved plates and plans, some folding. (Folding map heavily creased and torn, some light mostly marginal spotting, a few plates with light browning). Contemporary sprinkled calf (worn). Provenance: Joseph Cook (bookplate) -- Samuel Cook (inscription on title).

    Price Realised  

    SWINBURNE, Henry (1743-1803). Travels through Spain, in the years 1775 and 1776. London: P. Elmsly, 1779. 4° (280 x 223mm.), engraved folding map and 18 engraved plates and plans, some folding. (Folding map heavily creased and torn, some light mostly marginal spotting, a few plates with light browning). Contemporary sprinkled calf (worn). Provenance: Joseph Cook (bookplate) -- Samuel Cook (inscription on title).

    FIRST EDITION, with plates including the Alhambra and Mosque at Cordoba. Brunet V, 604; Palau XXII, 345.


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