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Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper

Wednesday 27th September 2017: 10:30am BST

Hammer Price: £180

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[Apperley (Charles James)], "Nimrod". The Life of a Sportsman, first edition, first issue with 4 mounted plates, hand-coloured engraved additional title with vignettes, portrait and 34 plates by Henry Alken, four trimmed and mounted as issued, plate at p.348 'The Tandem' in second state, without 10pp. advertisements at end, a few plates trimmed with loss to imprint, some light soiling, mostly marginal, bookplate of James Keith Fraser, contemporary red morocco, g.e., slightly rubbed and marked, rebacked with gilt spine, [Tooley 65], 8vo, R.Ackermann, 1842.

Full Lot Details

[Apperley (Charles James)], "Nimrod". The Life of a Sportsman, first edition, first issue with 4 mounted plates, hand-coloured engraved additional title with vignettes, portrait and 34 plates by Henry Alken, four trimmed and mounted as issued, plate at p.348 'The Tandem' in second state, without 10pp. advertisements at end, a few plates trimmed with loss to imprint, some light soiling, mostly marginal, bookplate of James Keith Fraser, contemporary red morocco, g.e., slightly rubbed and marked, rebacked with gilt spine, [Tooley 65], 8vo, R.Ackermann, 1842.