Lot 31 of 168:
A New Display of the Beauties of England... the Third Edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
A New Display of the Beauties of England

Author:
Goadby, R.

Place:
London

Publisher:
Printed for R. Goadby

Date:
1776

Description:

Two volumes. [2], iii, 3-304; [20], iv, 404. With engraved calligraphic titles and 180 engraved views. 9x5½", later full brown morocco by Riviere and Sons, title and turn-ins gilt, head-edges gilt, fore-and tail-edges uncut. Third Edition.

Engraved armorial bookplates of Lord Berkeley Paget in both volumes.

Donated by Michael Dawson, Los Angeles CA.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A few scuffs; offset to endpapers; front endpaper of volume 1 detached but present; some marginal tears with a few plates affected; very good.


 
Item number:
308366
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