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BRITISH ARTS / LITERATURE AND RELATED VOLUMES, LOT OF SIX, including William Hone, "The Year Book of Daily Recreation and Information, Concerning Remarkable Men and Manners, Times and Seasons, Solemnities and Merry-Makings, Antiquities and Novelties, on the Plan of the Every-Day Book and Table Book", 1832, printed for Thomas Tegg, London, R. Griffin & Co., Glasgow, and J. Cumming, Dublin, rebound with green cloth boards having gilt lettering to spine.
Described example very good overall, rebound as described, remainder poor to good overall, with moderate to significant wear to boards, three undescribed volumes with loss of spines, boards detached but present; each having interiors remarkably clean and very legible, "The Year Book" example with only some minimal toning, remainder with expected minor to moderate toning, some scattered minor stains and foxing.
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.

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Described example very good overall, rebound as described, remainder poor to good overall, with moderate to significant wear to boards, three undescribed volumes with loss of spines, boards detached but present; each having interiors remarkably clean and very legible, "The Year Book" example with only some minimal toning, remainder with expected minor to moderate toning, some scattered minor stains and foxing.

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$30.00

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BRITISH ARTS / LITERATURE AND RELATED VOLUMES, LOT OF

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2177 Green Valley Lane
Mt. Crawford, VA 22841
United States
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