Lot 82 of 613:
Works of John Ruskin finely bound  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$960
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

Title:
The Stones of Venice [with] Modern Painters [and] The Seven Lamps of Architecture

Author:
Ruskin, John

Place:
London

Publisher:
Smith, Elder & Co.

Date:
Various dates

Description:

Nine volumes, comprising:

  • The Stones of Venice. 3 volumes. Second Edition. 1858-67.
  • Modern Painters. 5 volumes. Mixed Edition. 1860-69.
  • Seven Lamps of Architecture. First Edition. 1849.

Together 9 large octavo volumes, uniformly bound in full red morocco, gilt paneling, spines gilt, raised band, gilt dentelles, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. The bindings of a high quality but unfortunately unsigned by the binders.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Spines a bit sunned; light wear; a very good and attractive shelf of books.


 
Item number:
292413
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