1 September 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
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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