Sale 14BP04 | Lot 343

[BEWICK, THOMAS] Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps
[BEWICK, THOMAS]  Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell

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Lot 343
[BEWICK, THOMAS] Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell.
. London: printed by W. Bulmer for T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1804. Full 19th century brown morocco, covers with rules in blind, flat spine lettered in gilt. 9 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches (24 x 16.5 cm); [2], xxvii, 68 pp., with five full-page plates, and head- and tail-pieces all wood-engraved by Thomas and John Bewick. Light rubbing to spine, unobtrusive gouge to the front cover, internally a very fresh copy.
Sold with a large-paper copy of Samuel Butler Hudibras, 1800, with the Bewick cuts; also a handsomely bound copy of Howett's Rural Life in England, also illustrated by Bewick, i.e. three volumes in all.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $625 (includes buyer's premium)

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