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2 June 1998
CATLOW, Agnes & Maria. Sketching Rambles; or, Nature in the Alps and Appenines. Illustrated by twenty views from sketches by the authors . London: James Hogg and Sons, . 2 volumes, 8° (220 x 125mm). Chromolithographed frontispieces, 18 tinted lithogaphed plates. (Frontispiece to vol. II creased, some spotting to plate margins, occasional soiling.) Publisher's red cloth gilt (joints rubbed, repair to lower joint of vol. I, spines a little worn). FIRST EDITION. Standard tour, 1857-58. Pine-Coffin 8578.
GRAHAM, Maria. Three months passed in the Mountains East of Rome during the year 1819. London: Longman, Hurst [etc.] & Edinburgh: Constable, 1820. 8° (224 x 136mm.). Aquatint frontispiece and 5 plates after "C. L. E." Modern calf-backed boards, untrimmed. FIRST EDITION. Pine-Coffin 8193. cf. Lowndes III, 95: "An interesting and well written picture of manners and character."
TROLLOPE, Frances. A Visit to Italy. London: Richard Bentley, 1842. 2 volumes, 8°. (Lacking half titles.) Modern calf-backed boards. FIRST EDITION. Mostly on Florence, Rome, Naples and Venice in 1841-42. Fanny Trollope resided in Florence from 1855 until her death in 1863. Lowndes VII, p. 2713; Pine-Coffin 8419. With 7 other works in 15 volumes, all by female authors. (20)
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