Lot 615 of 766:
Frescos of Pompeii and Herculaneum  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$510
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Fables and Tales, Suggested by the Frescos of Pompeii and Herculaneum

Author:
Le Gros, W.B.

Place:
London

Publisher:
Richard Bentley

Date:
1835

Description:

viii, 215 pp. 24 engraved plates. (4to) 21.5x17 cm (8½x6¾") later brown half morocco and marbled boards, spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt.

Quite scarce, no copies in auction records since 1967 and no copies currently in the trade.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Extremities rubbed, hinges cracked; some foxing; very good.


 
Item number:
268616
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