Lot 488 of 541:
Red Book of the Worshipful Company of Bowyers  

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$10 - $100

Title:
Charter and Other Records of the Bowyers' Company
Author:
Place:
London
Publisher:
Shaw & Sons
Date:
1901
Description:

xii, 82 pp. (8vo) original red cloth, lettered in gilt on front. First Edition.

One of only 101 copies printed of this scarce record of the "Worshipful Company of Bowyers", makers of long-bows for archers, still active today. Commonly referred to as the "Red Book". For further information view the Bowyer's website at http://www.bowyers.com/charters_redBook.php .

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light wear and soiling to cloth, endpapers browned, bookplate and other markings of The Law Society, London; very good.
 
Item number:
264256c
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