CORDIER (A.)] Darton's Alphabet of Animals, c.1865; and others (20)
Lot 482
Darton's Alphabet of Animals
Sold for £437 (US$ 734) inc. premium
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Darton's Alphabet of Animals, frontispiece, title, 26 coloured vignettes by Harrison Weir (cut into at foot), bound with 2 others, old cloth [Darton H277 records only from an advertisement, as a panorama], [c.1865]--Nuts to Crack, hand-coloured illustrations, an indestructible book, mounted on linen [Darton H1235, only from an advertisement, title differs], [c.1855]--Instructive Stories (A Peep at Paris; Tom's First Trip to London), 2 vol., hand-coloured illustrations, decorative wrappers, worn [Darton H1204, 1541, both uncoloured], [c.1850]--The Panoramic Alphabet of Trades, 28 leaves, hand-coloured, mounted on linen, some soiling, publisher's cloth, slightly worn [Darton H24(2)], [c.1855]; and other Darton publications, various sizes, sold not subject to return (20)
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