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Lot 345
GILPIN (WILLIAM) Observations on the River Wye, 1782; and others (quantity)
Sold for £562 (US$ 945) inc. premium
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Observations on the River Wye, first edition, 15 sepia aquatint plates, 1782; idem, second edition, 17 sepia aquatint plates, 1789, contemporary half calf, worn--RUSKIN (JOHN) The Seven Lamps of Architecture, plates, contemporary brown cloth by Westleys, with their ticket, 1849--WATTS (ALARIC) The Literary Souvenir... New Series, plates, inscription in Esther Potter's hand on rear pastedown (she contributed an article on West bindings to the Foot Festschrift), [n.d.], 8vo and 4to; and others, including a dozen yellowbacks, and some Victorian signed bindings (quantity)
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