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Lot 0260
This 19th C. collection includes: (6) 1865, THE POETICAL WORKS OF JONATHAN SWIFT, D.D. by Thomas Roscoe, published by P.O'Shea, N.Y. in six volumes. Three-quarter bound leather with marbled boards, end papers and edges. Covers and edges of boards show scuffing. No foxing on leaves. Volumes measure 7.5"H x 5"W x 2"D (4) 1865, BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL MISCELLANIES, by William H. Prescott in one volume and THE HISTORY OF THE REIGN OF THE EMPEROR CHARLES THE FIFTH by William Robertson, D.D. with an account of the Emperor's life after his abdication by William H. Prescott in three volumes, published by J.B.Lippincott and Company, Philadelphia. Three-quarter leather with marbled boards, end papers and edges, no foxing, fine condition. Volumes measure 8"H x 5.5"W x 1.75"D. (2) 1862, HALF-HOURS WITH THE BEST AUTHORS (The Bristol Grammar School Edition,) by Charles Knight, published by Routledge, Warne and Routledge, N.Y. in two volumes, containing four volumes complete. Full calf covers with marbled end papers and edges. Spines have six compartments with gilt embossed title and decoration. School crest gilt embossed on covers. Small loss to leather on volume one. No foxing. Fine condition. Volumes measure 7.5"H x 5"W x 2"D.

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Collection of Antiquarian Books (12pc)

Estimate $150 - $300Mar 10, 2018