Sale 15BP02 | Lot 129

[BINDINGS] Group of fine bindings

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs
[BINDINGS]  Group of fine bindings

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Lot 129
[BINDINGS] Group of fine bindings, including The Oxford Book of English Verse, Oxford: 1930. Embroidered silk by Baynt...
, including The Oxford Book of English Verse, Oxford: 1930. Embroidered silk by Bayntun of Bath, according to a pencilled note the only such example made; The Journal of Montaigne's Travels, London: 1903. Three volumes bound in publisher's white vellum gilt; Thomas Gray Poems, Eton College Press, 1894. In an Eton presentation binding of full calf gilt; Mandell Creighton Queen Elizabeth, London, 1896. Full red morocco by Zaehnsdorf, with a seme of fleurs-de-lys; and three others. Some wear.


Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $1,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $1,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

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