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Lot 0084
BRITISH PERIODICALS EIGHTEENTH CENTURY BOUND VOLUME, "The London Journal", comprising a near-complete run from September 23, 1732, No. 691, through June 8, 1734, No. 780, missing only eleven (11) examples, bound in modern gray cloth boards.
Very good condition overall, boards excellent, pages with expected minor toning, some scattered minor stains or foxing, some with minor losses, including small clipped sections, some with repairs, No. 691 (the first example) and No. 780 (the final example) each with tape reinforcement to edges; lacking eleven (11) issues as described, Nos. 696, 733-735, 740, 741, 752, 753, 771, 772, and 779.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.

Condition

Very good condition overall, boards excellent, pages with expected minor toning, some scattered minor stains or foxing, some with minor losses, including small clipped sections, some with repairs, No. 691 (the first example) and No. 780 (the final example) each with tape reinforcement to edges; lacking eleven (11) issues as described, Nos. 696, 733-735, 740, 741, 752, 753, 771, 772, and 779.

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BRITISH PERIODICALS EIGHTEENTH CENTURY BOUND VOLUME

Estimate $30 - $50Jun 22, 2018