4 May 2006,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 600
GBP 500 - GBP 800
GEORGE WENTWORTH[?], contributor
Salisbury: printed by Brodie and Dowding, 1827-1828. 4 issues in one vol., 12mo., contemporary calf tooled in gilt and blind (spine chipped at head, upper cover bowed). Provenance: list of names in a contemporary hand on front blank, presumably identifying contributors.
FIRST EDITION of these miscellaneous pieces in prose and verse by the pupils of a Salisbury college, including "Cricket" by G.W. (no. I, p. 19). G.W. may be George Wentworth whose name appears on the above manuscript list. cf. Padwick 5848-3 who refers only to the 1829 "second edition".
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