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Lot 0268
Heading: (Fine Bindings)
Title: Five works in leather bindings
Place Published: Various places
Date Published: Various dates


  • Conybeare, W.J. The Life and Epistles of Saint Paul. (Large 8vo) later half calf and cloth, red and black labels. Cinc.: National, 1869.

  • Fox, John. Fox's Book of Martyrs. (Large 8vo) later half calf, red morocco label. Phil.: Jas. B. Smith, 1856.

  • Burton, Robert. The Anatomy of Melancholy. 2 volumes. (8vo) period calf with old rebacking, spines gilt. 10th Edition. London: Vernor and Hood, 1804.

  • The Tatler [&] The Guardian. 2 volumes in 1. (8vo) full calf, gilt. Phil. J. Woodward, 1831.

  • Wallace, Lew. Ben-Hur. (8vo) full tree calf, later rebacking. Later printing. NY: Harper's, [1880].

Together 5 works in six volumes, all nicely bound in calf.

All but the Burton set with the bookplate on Elmer Holmes Bobst


Some light wear, rubbing; very good.

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Five leatherbound works

Estimate $300 - $500Nov 3, 2016
San Francisco, CA, USA