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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 425

    WRIGHT, George Newenham & Thomas ALLOM. China, in a Series of Views, Displaying the Scenery, Architecture, and Social Habits of that Ancient Empire. London: Fisher, Son, & Co., [1843]. Volumes I - II only (of 4), 4° (272 x 215mm.). 2 additional engraved titles with vignette and illustration, 62 engraved plates by T. Allom (engraved title in vol. one and a few plates spotted, occasional light spotting). Attractively bound in black morocco elaborately gilt, spines with red morocco lettering-pieces, gilt edges (extremities lightly rubbed, some liht scuffing). (2)

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    WRIGHT, George Newenham & Thomas ALLOM. China, in a Series of Views, Displaying the Scenery, Architecture, and Social Habits of that Ancient Empire. London: Fisher, Son, & Co., [1843]. Volumes I - II only (of 4), 4° (272 x 215mm.). 2 additional engraved titles with vignette and illustration, 62 engraved plates by T. Allom (engraved title in vol. one and a few plates spotted, occasional light spotting). Attractively bound in black morocco elaborately gilt, spines with red morocco lettering-pieces, gilt edges (extremities lightly rubbed, some liht scuffing). (2)


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