Sale 19PA01 | Lot 27

[BROWN, J. H.] Spectropia; or, Surprising Spectral Illusions. Showing Ghosts, and of Any Colour.

Catalogue: The Angling, Decoy & Americana Collection of John Parmly, Rumson, New Jersey
[BROWN, J. H.]  Spectropia; or, Surprising Spectral Illusions. Showing Ghosts, and of Any Colour.

Lot Details

Lot 27
[BROWN, J. H.] Spectropia; or, Surprising Spectral Illusions. Showing Ghosts, and of Any Colour.
New York: James G. Gregory, 1864. ?First edition. Publisher's pictorial boards. 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches; 11 pp.; 15 (of 16) hand-colored plates. Very worn and stained with loss to spine and extremities, binding broken with old repair using postage stamp to gutter, without plate 15, contemporary ownership inscriptions of Dalton Parmly to upper cover, front free endpaper and first blank, booksellers ticket to front pastedown.
Toole Stott 777.


Estimate: $40 - $60
Sold for $250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $40 - $60
Sold for $250 (includes buyer's premium)

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The Angling, Decoy & Americana Collection of John Parmly, Rumson, New Jersey

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