Lot 77 of 613:
Oxenham's Bees in Amber inscribed and finely bound  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$270
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Bees in Amber

Author:
Oxenham, John

Place:
London

Publisher:
Methuen & Co. Ltd.

Date:
1913

Description:

(18mo), finely bound for J.W. Robinson Company by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in polished calf with gilt-tooled borders, gilt bee design on top board, decorative gilt spine with raised bands, morocco spine labels lettered in gilt; inner gilt dentelles, illustrated endpapers, all edges gilt; original cloth bound in.

Presentation inscription by Oxenham on blank page at front. Wonderfully bound by London's Sangorski & Sutcliffe.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light scuffing to calf with a bit of rubbing to extremities; light offsetting to endpaper edges, ownership signature and chop stamps at front; about near fine.


 
Item number:
299099
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