Sale 18BP01 | Lot 189

[PANORAMA] Line of March of a Bengal Regiment of Infantry [in Scinde-from cover].

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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Lot 189
[PANORAMA] Line of March of a Bengal Regiment of Infantry [in Scinde-from cover].
London: Ackermann & Co, n.d. [circa 1830]. Publisher's purple cloth sleeve stamped in blind and titled in gilt, retaining flaps. 3 1/8 x 12 3/4 inches (7.75 x 32 cm), the total 280 inches in length; hand-colored lithograph title or label as front paste-down (apparently as issued, see Abbey), 22 joined hand-colored lithographed panels (lithography by Madeley of London), the last panel mounted to the rear paste-down. Case faded, rather worn, one fold split (and all folds with linen backing), some minor staining and finger-soil, in all quite appealing. Early book label of G. Bainbridge, indistinct name in ink dated 1881, both on label.
This is Abbey Life 515, which dates this as about 1830, and which confirms the total length as 280 inches.

C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $3,437 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $3,437 (includes buyer's premium)

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