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Lot 185
STEVENSON (ALAN) Account of the Skerryvore Lighthouse, with Notes on the Illumination of Lighthouses, FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY
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STEVENSON (ALAN)
Account of the Skerryvore Lighthouse, with Notes on the Illumination of Lighthouses, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed "Adam Warden, M.D. with affectionate regards from the author", engraved frontispiece, 33 engraved and aquatint plates and maps, waterstains at margin of a few pages, publisher's cloth, covers and spine detached, spine, 4to, Adam and Charles Black, 1848; Biographical Sketch of the Late Robert Stevenson, inscribed by Miss Stevenson to J.K. Watson, 2 engraved plates (including one after Miss Stevenson), publisher's maroon cloth gilt, extremities of spine worn, 8vo, Edinburgh, William Blackwood, 1861--ROBINSON (Doctor) Bell Rock Lighthouse. Speech... at the General Meeting of the British Association, at Edinburgh, stitched as issued, 8vo, Edinburgh, Neill, 1850--ROBERTSON (D. ALAN) The World's Lighthouses before 1820, inscribed by the auhor, publisher's cloth, dust-jacket, 4to, O.U.P., 1959, FIRST EDITIONS (4)
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