[FINE LATE-18TH CENTURY BINDING] - THE HOLY BIBLE ORNAMENTED...

1/1

Estimate

£150 - £250

Fees

[FINE LATE-18TH CENTURY BINDING] - THE HOLY BIBLE ORNAMENTED WITH ENGRAVINGS, BY JAMES FITTLER

[London], no printer, [1795]. First edition illustrated by Fittler, two volumes, 4to, numerous engravings throughout, occasional light spotting but clean and fresh, all title pages are engraved and undated. Finely bound in contemporary red straight-grained morocco, minor wear and extremities rubbed, spines a little dulled, all edges gilt. Contains the Old Testament, Psalms, and New Testament, each with engraved title page. With several leaves at the front of vol 1 recording births and deaths of members of the Boyle family, and both vols with the book-plates of Edward Burrard Boyle. Our copy matches the collation of the B.L. copy with undated engraved titles only. ESTC N472482, scarce (2)

Closed
Auction Date: 11th Apr 2019 at 10:30am

Fees apply to the hammer price:

Room and Absentee Bids:
24% inc VAT*

Online and Autobids:
25.8% inc VAT*

*These fees include buyers premiums and internet surcharges.
Please see the auctioneers terms & conditions for more information

Other Lots in this Auction


Sale Dates:
11th Apr 2019 10:30am (Lots 1 to 380)

Sign up to receive regular auction alerts on the items that interest you