5 December 2006
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MEYRICK, Samuel Rush. A Critical Inquiry into Antient Armour... to the Reign of King Charles I. London: R. Jennings, 1842.
3 volumes, 4o (368 x 270 mm). Engraved plates, many in color, hand-colored initials. 19th-century half morocco (rubbed). Provenance: Charles G. King (bookplate); Western Reserve Historical Society (blindstamps on titles).
Second edition. See Brunet III, 1692: "Ouvrage de luxe ..."; Lowndes IV, 1541: "A valuable work".
[With:] MEYRICK, Samuel Rush and Joseph SKELTON. Engraved Illustrations of Antient Arms and Armour from the Collection at Goodrich Court, Herefordshre. London: Henry G. Bohn, 1854.
2 volumes, 4o (370 x 278 mm). Engraved plates. 19th-century half morocco (rubbed). Provenance: Charles G. King (bookplate); Western Reserve Historical Society (blindstamps on titles). FIRST EDITION. Sold not subject to return. (5)
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