London, South Kensington
16 February 2006
BIBLE, in English -- The Holy Bible, edited by Thomas Scott. London: Fisher, Son, & Co., [c.1850]. 3 volumes, 4° (275 x 215mm). Additional engraved titles, maps and plates by W. H. Bartlett and others (occasional spotting, some mainly marginal staining). Contemporary black diced calf, spine decorated in gilt (extremities rubbed, corners bumped). Provenance: T. W. Wolfindon (name stamped in gilt at foot of spines).
With 8 other works in 9 volumes including Anthony Wood's Athenae Oxoniensis (London, 1721, 2 vols., second edition), William Watson's The Clergy-Man's Law ... the fourth edition (London, 1747), George Stanley Faber's The Difficulties of Infidelity (London, 1824, presentation copy) and Thomas Gray's Poems and Letters (London, 1879, woodburytype plates). (12)
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