Lot 56 of 459:
Thomas Bulfinch The Age of Chivalry 1859  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$132
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Age of Chivalry - presentation copy

Author:
Bulfinch, Thomas

Place:
Boston

Publisher:
Crosby, Nichols, and Company

Date:
1859

Description:

414, [2] pp. With Frontispiece and five plates. (8vo) 18.5x12 cm (7½x4½"), original blind-stamped cloth with gilt spine (recased, with new endpapers and fly-leaves; original front endpaper bound in). First Edition.

Presentation copy, inscribed in ink on the original endpaper to “Rev. Charles Hammond, / with the respects of / T. Bulfinch.” Below that in ink is written twice, apparently by Hammond’s son, “Charlie A. Hammond.” Peter Parley to Penrod, pages 14-15 (state A).


 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some wear to cloth with rubbing to extremities; scattered stains and foxing; very good.


 
Item number:
295002
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