ALBUMS - BROADSIDES. 3 nineteenth century albums, [c.1890]; and 3 others (6)
Lot 320
ALBUMS - BROADSIDES. 3 nineteenth century albums, [c.1890]; and 3 others (6)
Sold for £3,750 (US$ 6,303) inc. premium
Lot Details
ALBUMS - BROADSIDES
3 nineteenth century albums containing a selection of drawings (one by Dennis Mallet "Harcourt", a few on rice-paper), indentures, maps, engravings (mostly topographical and botanical, several from Maund), bookplates (Harley, Earl of Oxford and Sir Robert Eden), cards (In memory of Lord Raglan), one newspaper (The Bath Journal vol.2 no.28, 30th September, 1745), broadsides (The Poor Wounded Soldier's Last Shift, RARE, Salisbury, Fowler's, [c.1780]; An Abstract of the Act for Granting to His Majesty the Sum of One Million...Pounds, SCARCE [Wing E959A], Charles Bill, 1699; Propositions of Accomodation... Between His Majestie and the Parliament [Wing P3797], Luke Norton, 9th July, 1642; Wonderful Exhibition. Signor Gulielmo Pittachio, The Sublime Wonder of the World, SCARCE, [c.1795]; Ode. To the Judges, SCARCE, [c.1795]; Wanted...A Calf-Cart and a Pair of Asses, Banbury, Potts, 7th May, 1831; Two Genteel Residences with Good Gardens, Lawn...Twickenham-Green, Brentford, Norbury, [1823]; Theatre Royal...Mr. & Mrs. Barney Williams...the Petite Comedy of - The Irish Tutor..., 1858; Theatre Royal...for the Annual Benefit of Mr. James Rogers...Sheep in Wolf's Clothing...Delicate Ground!...The Rifle, and How to Use It, 1859, Worcester, Parry; Henry Rayment, Wholesale and Retail Silk-Mercer, Hosier, Haberdasher, Furrier, Linen-Draper, and Glover, [Worcester?], T.Holl), contemporary calf and morocco gilt, worn, folio and 4to; and 3 others, nineteenth century photographs and album of watercolours and architectural drawings, sold as a collection (6)

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  • No copies of 'The Poor Wounded Soldier's Last Shift' traced, ESTC lists the similar 'A Poor Old Wounded Sailor's Last Shift' [ESTC N45126]. Only one copy of 'Wonderful Exhibition. Signor Gulielmo Pittachio' is listed by ESTC; two copies of 'An Abstract of the Act for Granting to His Majesty the Sum of One Million...Pounds' and three of 'Ode. To the Judges' are listed.
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  1. John Walwyn-Jones
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