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    Sale 5310

    The Sporting Sale

    1 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 132

    WILLIAM SHAPTER HUNT

    Price Realised  

    WILLIAM SHAPTER HUNT

    Brown's Sporting Tour in India. A Pictorial Journal of that Distinguished Sportsman's Doings in the East. London: J. Hogarth, 1865. Oblong 4° (213 x 320mm), additional hand-coloured engraved title, 41 hand-coloured engraved plates after Hunt (some light mainly marginal spotting and staining), original red decorated cloth gilt (rubbed and scuffed, a few ink stains, spine rather worn with lower section lacking).

    FIRST AND ONLY EDITION. Schwerdt I, p. 257: "an amusing series of well-coloured Indian sporting pictures".


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