Lot 163 of 600:
Cobwebs to Catch Flies  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Cobwebs to Catch Flies; Or, Dialogues in Short Sentences, Adapted to Children from the Age of Three to Eight Years

Author:
[Fenn, Lady Eleanor]

Place:
London

Publisher:
Baldwin, Cradock & Joy

Date:
1815

Description:

2 volumes. 72, [4] ad; 72 pp. Original boards, paper labels on fronts. Volume 1 rebacked, Volume 2 with the original cloth backstrip. Custom cloth box.

Scarce later printings; first published in 1783. 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Boards with some light wear and spotting, hinges repaired, front board of Volume 2 partially detached, early gift inscriptions; good.


 
Item number:
257093
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