Lot 213 of 443:
Nineteen Illustrations by William M. Thackeray  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Nineteen Illustrations...designed for "The Cornhill Magazine"

Author:
Thackeray, William Makepeace

Place:
London

Publisher:
Smith, Elder and Co.

Date:
[1864]

Description:

19 illustrated plates after drawings by William Makepeace Thackeray. (Folio) 32x25 cm (12½x9¾"), finely bound in ruled navy blue morocco, tooled and lettered in gilt on spine, raised bands, gilt dentelles, top edge gilt. Original wrappers bound in at rear.

Armorial bookplate of Sir Charles Philip Huntington, 3rd Baronet. The Huntington Baronetcy, of Clock House in the Metropolitan Borough of Chelsea, was a title in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. It was created on 20 July 1906 for Charles Huntington, previously Liberal Member of Parliament for Darwen. The title became extinct on the death of the third Baronet in 1928. There is an additional armorial bookplate on the verso of the front free endpaper.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light wear; front hinge starting; about near fine.


 
Item number:
306210
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