London, South Kensington
13 April 2006
PARDOE, Julia (1806-62). The Beauties of the Bosphorus. London: Virtue, [c.1850]. Additional engraved title, portrait of the author and 86 plates including a map and a portrait of the Sultan (occasional foxing). Contemporary green hardgrain half morocco, gilt spine, marbled edges. Provenance: Gwen and Merrill Davis (bookplate). cf. Blackmer 1254.
BEATTIE, William (1793-1875). Scotland Illustrated. London: George Virtue, 1838. 4° (272 x 206mm). Additional engraved titles, folding map and 118 plates after Allom, Bartlett and others (some foxing and offsetting). Contemporary green half morocco, gilt thistle in panels of spines, gilt edges. (3)
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