Lot 185
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LEIGH, URANIA'S MIRROR, LONDON, 1834, BOX OF COLOURED CARDS OF THE ZODIAC AND ACCOMPANYING BOOK

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  • Urania's mirror, or a view of the heavens. London: Samuel Leigh, [c. 1830]
32 hand-coloured engraved cards (each 200 x 140mm.) by Sidney Hall, with flimsies on the back of each, cards with punch-holes, housed in a card box with printed covers, box somewhat worn; together with ASPIN, Jehoshaphat. A familiar treatise on astronomy, explaining the general phenomena of celestial bodies... written expressly to accompany Urania's mirror... Fourth edition. London: for M.A. Leigh, 1834, 8vo, folding engraved frontispiece, 3 folding engraved plates (one hand-coloured and slightly torn), original green boards with printed label on upper cover, spine defective together 2 volumes
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