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[Americana] [Connecticut] Hollister, G.H.
The History of Connecticut, from the First Settlement of the Colony to the Adoption of the Present Constitution
New Haven: Durrie and Peck, 1855. In three volumes. First edition. 8vo. Extra-illustrated with over 650 full-page plates. Full dark blue levant, decoratively stamped in gilt, front hinge of first volume rubbed, rear hinge of same starting; top edges gilt, other edges untrimmed; dentelles in gilt; by Riviere & Son. With the armorial book-plate of C.L.F. Robinson on front paste-down of each volume. Very light darkening to edges; scattered foxing to plates. A unique and beautifully bound set.C.L.F. Robinson was the President of the Colt Firearms Company from 1911 until his death in 1916.

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[Americana] [Connecticut] Hollister, G.H., The History

Estimate $800 - $1,200Jan 30, 2020
Starting Price $400
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Auction Curated By:
Darren Winston
Head of Department Books, Maps & Manuscripts Photographs & Photobooks