Lot 80 of 218:
R.F. Burton in fine binding with signed card  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$270
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Kasidah of Haji Abdu el Yezdi: A Lay of the Higher Law
Author:
Burton, Richard F.
Place:
London
Publisher:
Hutchinson & Co.
Date:
1914
Description:

xviii, 110, [1] pp. Frontispiece portrait. 17x10 cm (6¾x4"), full polished calf ruled in gilt, spine tooled in gilt, raised bands, morocco lettering pieces, gilt inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt; bound by Root & Son.

Note inscribed and signed by Richard F. Burton, dated May 31, '82, mounted on card, laid in. It is a bit soiled. On the back of the card is mounted another note, signed by a Richard A. Proctor.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Slight rubbing to corners, near fine.
 
Item number:
274756
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