1 September 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 688
Estimate GBP 350 - GBP 450
[WILLIAM ANDREW CHATTO]
The Old English Squire ... A Poem, in Ten Cantos. By John Careless, Esq. Illustrated with Plates, by one of the family. London: Thomas M'lean, 1821. Large 8°, half-title, hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece and 23 hand-coloured plates (frontispiece restored at margins, some marginal spots and stains, darker stain at margin of B6, plates offset), 19th-century red morocco gilt. FIRST EDITION. Abbey Life 387; Prideaux pp. 305 & 330; Tooley pp. 123-4: "half-title is frequently missing"; Schwerdt I, p. 95.
[BUNBURY, Henry William]. Academy for Grown Horsemen ... by Geoffrey Gambado. London: R. Ackerman, 1825. 2 parts in one volume, 12°, hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece, title vignette and 25 hand-coloured plates by and after Thomas Rowlandson, contemporary pink paper boards, printed label on spine, uncut (nicks to head and foot of spine). (2)
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