Lot 6
  • 6

Alken, Henry

Estimate
2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Sold
2,375 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

  • [Ideas, accidental and incidental to hunting, and other sports; caught in Leicestershire, &c. London: Thomas M'Lean, 1826-1830]
  • Paper
Six parts (of 7) in one volume, folio (334 x 240mm.), 36 hand-coloured etched plates by Henry Alken (of 42, see footnote), modern red half morocco, spine gilt, t.e.g., lacking printed title and 6 plates

Provenance

Marcel Jeanson, bookplate, sale, Sotheby's Monaco, 28 February 1987, lot 13; H. Gallice, bookplate

Literature

Schwerdt I:17-18 (and pl.11); Tooley (1954) 36

Catalogue Note

THE MARCEL JEANSON COPY. This set is without one part of six plates dated May 1, 1830.
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