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    Sale 5140

    Fine Printed Books Including Modern First Editions & Miniature Books

    25 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 94

    WILKINSON, Robert, publisher. Londina illustrata. Graphic and Historic Memorials of Monasteries, Churches, [Ancient Playhouses, Modern Theatres and Other Places of Public Amusement]. London: R. Wilkinson, 1819-25. 2 volumes, 4° (374 x 280). Engraved titles and 205 plates, some double-page (a little discolouration and foxing, unimportant for the most part). Contemporary red half morocco, top edges gilt (a little rubbed). Provenance: Thomas Rutt (armorial bookplate). First edition in book form. Upcott II, pp.897-904. (2)

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    WILKINSON, Robert, publisher. Londina illustrata. Graphic and Historic Memorials of Monasteries, Churches, [Ancient Playhouses, Modern Theatres and Other Places of Public Amusement]. London: R. Wilkinson, 1819-25. 2 volumes, 4° (374 x 280). Engraved titles and 205 plates, some double-page (a little discolouration and foxing, unimportant for the most part). Contemporary red half morocco, top edges gilt (a little rubbed). Provenance: Thomas Rutt (armorial bookplate). First edition in book form. Upcott II, pp.897-904. (2)


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