Lot 260 of 392:
Four volumes from Shoberl's World in Miniature  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$420
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Four volumes from Shoberl's "World in Miniature" series
Author:
Shoberl, Frederic, editor
Place:
London
Publisher:
Ackermann
Date:
Various dates
Description:

Includes:

  • Allyria and Dalmatia. Volume II only. 21 hand-colored plates.
  • Russia. Volume IV only. 16 hand-colored plates.
  • Africa. Volumes III & IV only. 24 hand-colored plates, several folding.

Together four volumes. Various dimensions, the first two in period leather bindings, the Africa volumes in rebacked original boards.

The Africa volumes contain the oft-reproduced diagram of the interior of a slave ship, here in a smaller scale than typically encountered.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
All with some wear, foxing, etc. Offered as a collection of plates, sold as is.
 
Item number:
275652
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS.  For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting Brandon Olsen prior to the auction.

 

Terms and conditions

CONTRACTS

All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.

BUYER'S PREMIUM

A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.

ONLINE BIDDING

The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.