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Lot 85
CORNWALL
POLWHELE (RICHARD) The History of Cornwall, vol. 1-7 (with supplement) in 2

Sold for £ 525 (US$ 708) inc. premium
TOPOGRAPHY OF THE BRITISH ISLES
CORNWALL
POLWHELE (RICHARD) The History of Cornwall, vol. 1-7 (with supplement) in 2, engraved folding map, 49 engraved and tinted aquatint plates (2 folding, one of Mount's Bay repaired at folds on verso, with minor losses), library stamp on blank verso of titles and plates, and edges, library cloth, 4to, Falmouth, Cadell and Davies, 1803-1816; bound with 6 leaves of manuscript notes, and 4 works of Cornish interest printed by Davies Gilbert

Footnotes

  • The four works bound in, all printed by Davies Gilbert are: Saundry Kemp and Mally Treloure. A Cornish Dialogue, 4 pages, 1829; Cornish Greek Vases by Mr. Philip Vyvyan of Tremaile, 1831; A Cornish Dialogue between Tom. Pengersick and Dic. Trengurtha, 2 pages, undated; Tenor Juramenti, 1830.
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