97
97
[Hess, Peter von.
ALBUM OF GREEK HEROISM, OR THE DELIVERANCE OF GREECE. MUNICH: H. KOHLER, C.1835]
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 49,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
97
[Hess, Peter von.
ALBUM OF GREEK HEROISM, OR THE DELIVERANCE OF GREECE. MUNICH: H. KOHLER, C.1835]
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 49,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Greece and the Levant: A Private Library

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[Hess, Peter von.
ALBUM OF GREEK HEROISM, OR THE DELIVERANCE OF GREECE. MUNICH: H. KOHLER, C.1835]
first edition, folio (510 x 384mm.), lithographed dedication leaf printed in gold, tinted lithographed pictorial title and 39 plates, by J.B. Kuhn after Peter von Hess, all within decorative borders incorporating captions in Greek, English, French and German, loose within modern green cloth portfolio, red morocco label lettered in gilt on upper cover, lacking second title-page and leaf of descriptive letterpress, occasional faint spotting in margins, title with repair to corner 
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Literature

not in blackmer or droulia

Catalogue Note

one of the most celebrated collections of illustrations relating to the events of the greek war of independence.

Greece and the Levant: A Private Library

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London