1 September 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 500
GBP 500 - GBP 800
[CHARLES JAMES APPERLEY]
Sporting embellished by large engravings and vignettes illustrative of British Field Sports ... edited by Nimrod. London: A.H. Bailey, 1838. 2° (367 x 267mm), engraved frontispiece, additional title and 21 plates, numerous wood-engraved vignettes, the whole coloured by hand (some plates lightly foxed or stained, lower fore-corners of all plates lightly waterstained), original cloth, gilt edges (worn and detached). FIRST EDITION. Schwerdt I, p. 40.
BROMLEY-DAVENPORT, William. Sport: Fox-hunting, Salmon-Fishing, Covert-Shooting, Deer-Stalking. London: Chapman and Hall, 1885. 4°, plates and illustrations, most on india paper mounted, original cloth-backed blue boards with paper spine label (corners bumped). NO. 226 OF 250 DE LUXE COPIES.
With Daniel's Rural Sports, 1812-13, 4 vols., 4°, engraved portrait, titles and 71 plates only (of 74), contemporary half russia (damaged); and 6 other works in 8 volumes. (14)
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