ROWLANDSON (THOMAS, illustrator) Poetical Sketches of Scarborough, 1813; [COMBE (WILLIAM)] Poetical Magazine; Dedicated to the Lovers of the Muse, 4 vol., 1809-1811; A'BECKETT (GILBERT ABBOTT) The Comic History of Rome, [c.1850] and one other (7)
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ROWLANDSON (THOMAS) Poetical Sketches of Scarborough, 1813; [COMBE (WILLIAM)] Poetical Magazine; Dedicated to the Lovers of the Muse, 4 vol., 1809-1811; A'BECKETT (GILBERT ABBOTT) The Comic History of Rome, [c.1850] and one other (7)
Sold for £375 (US$ 629) inc. premium
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ROWLANDSON (THOMAS)
[PAPWORTH (JOHN)] Poetical Sketches of Scarborough, second edition, 21 hand-coloured plates after James Green, etched by Rowlandson, light staining on title, contemporary half calf gilt [Tooley 423], R. Ackermann, 1813; [COMBE (WILLIAM)] Poetical Magazine; Dedicated to the Lovers of the Muse, 4 vol., 4 engraved titles, 48 hand-coloured plates (of 52) by Rowlandson and others, occasional spotting, slight offsetting, morocco gilt, g.e. [Tooley 421], R. Ackermann, 1809-1811--A'BECKETT (GILBERT ABBOTT) The Comic History of Rome, engraved title, 10 hand-coloured engraved plates and numerous woodcut illustrations by John Leech, slight spotting, contemporary half calf, spine gilt, lightly rubbed at extremities, Bradbury, Agnew, [c.1850], 8vo; and another (7)
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