Lot 260 of 338:
Five miniature books  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Five miniature books

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Place:
Various places

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Date:
Various dates

Description:

5 miniature volumes. Various sizes and bindings.

A miscellaneous assortment of handsomely bound miniature books.

  • Moreau, Hegesippe. La Souris Blanche. 104 pp. Frontispiece and four illustrations by Henri Pille. 40x31 mm. original light blue leather wrappers lettered in red. With the bookplate of Grace Broecker. General light wear; very good. Paris: Pairault & Cie. 1895.
  • Arms [spine title]  14 plates of Coat of Arms designs, captioned beneath; pages printed on 1 side only. 30x20 mm, finely bound in red morocco ornately decorated in gilt, black spine label lettered in gilt. With the bookplate of Grace Broecker, and th eillustrated bookplate of  J.D. Skilton laid in. Light wear and some fading to leather; very good. [n.d].
  • Small Rain Upon the Tender Herb. 33x30 mm, full red morocco with wraparound flap, gilt edges. Sixth Edition. With the bookplate of Grace Broecker. Very good. London: Religious Tract Society, [c1830's].
  • Browning, Elizabeth Barrett. Sonnets from the Portuguese. 70x55 mm. Green morocco decorated in gilt, color portrait inlay; marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. With the bookplate of Grace Broecker. Fine. London: Anthony Treherne & Co, 1904.
  • Amanda & Queenie. The Fairies' Dance.  [14 pp.] With 5 full page hand-colored illustrations. 30x40 mm, decorated boards, paper cover lablel. With the bookplate of Grace Broecker. No listings at OCLC. [n.p.] Amanda & Queenie, 1978.
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Lot Amendments

Condition:
Varying degrees of general light wear; all volumes very good or better.


 
Item number:
311585
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