Lot 147 of 377:
Five fine bindings on various subjects  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$204
$200 - $300

Five fine bindings on various subjects


Various places


Various dates



  • Adams, H.G. Humming Birds: Described and Illustrated. London: Groombridge and Sons, nd. (8vo), red polished calf with raised bands, gilt tooling, marbled text block edges.
  • The Collected Poems of William Watson. London: John Lane, 1899. (8vo), three-quarter green leather over green cloth, raised bands, gilt titling, top edge gilt.
  • Gay, John. Fables. With a Memoir by Austin Dobson. New York: White and Allen, nd. (8vo), three quarter brown leather over marbled boards, raised bands, gilt spine titling, top edge gilt.
  • Hutton, Laurence. Literary Landmarks of London. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1885. 2 vol. Illustrated. (8vo), green morocco on raised bands with gilt titling and gilt dentelles, top edge gilt.
  • The Poetical Works of John Milton. London: Bickers and Son, nd. 2 vol. (8vo), three-wuarter polished gren calf over marbled boards, on raised bands, heavily gilt, marbled text block edges.

Lot Amendments

Various states of wear; all extremities rubbed; overall very good.

Item number:
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 Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.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 minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


Terms and conditions


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


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


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