Lot 565 of 766:
Double fore-edge paintings of angling and hunting  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$510
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Farmer's Boy - with double fore-edge paintings of hunting and angling scenes

Author:
Bloomfield, Robert

Place:
London

Publisher:
Vernor, Hood, et al

Date:
1808

Description:

[2[, xlvi, [2], 99, [4], +[4] ad pp. (16mo) 15.5x10 cm (6x4") early full straight-grain red morocco, gilt borders, spine gilt, all edges gilt. Tenth Edition (stated).

With a charming pair of fore-edge paintings, one a fox-hunting scene, the other a scene of an angler in a small boat.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A bit rubbed, hinges cracked; very good.


 
Item number:
266447
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