[Walpole (Horace)], A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Autho...





[Walpole (Horace)], A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, With Lists of their Works, two-volume set, second edition, London: Printed for R. and J. Dodsley, 1759, engraved frontispieces, contemporary speckled calf, refreshed morocco lettering pieces, red-speckled edges, marbled endpapers, 8vo, [&] an 18th c sammelband of six plays, comprising Foote (Samuel), The Tailors, 1778, The Author, 1782, The Nabob, 1778, The Maid of Bath, 1778, The Devil Upon Two Sticks, 1778, Doctor Last in His Chariot, 1773, [&] [Bickerstaff (Isaac)], Doctor Last in His Chariot, 1773, mixed editions, London: various imprints and dates, contemporary calf over marbled boards, split and worn, but holding, 8vo, (3) 
Provenance: 1st: Francis Scott Napier, 8th Lord Napier (1758-1823), engraved armorial bookplates to each pastedown with MS shelf numbering.

Auction Date: 6th Feb 2024 at 10am

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