81
81

SOLD BY ORDER OF THE MARY ROXBURGHE TRUST

Howitt, Samuel, and others
FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS, WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES. LONDON: EDWARD ORME, NO DATE [WATERMARKS, 1823 AND 1824/25?]
Estimate
7001,000
LOT SOLD. 2,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
81

SOLD BY ORDER OF THE MARY ROXBURGHE TRUST

Howitt, Samuel, and others
FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS, WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES. LONDON: EDWARD ORME, NO DATE [WATERMARKS, 1823 AND 1824/25?]
Estimate
7001,000
LOT SOLD. 2,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Howitt, Samuel, and others
FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS, WITH A SUPPLEMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES. LONDON: EDWARD ORME, NO DATE [WATERMARKS, 1823 AND 1824/25?]
Large 4to, (324 x 230mm.), title with imprint on verso, one leaf index, 170pp. (paginated), 110 hand-coloured lithographed plates, contemporary morocco gilt, half-title, minor offsetting, binding slightly worn
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Provenance

Richard Monckton Milnes, first Baron Houghton (1809-1885); his son Robert, Marquess of Crewe (1858-1945); his daughter Mary, Duchess of Roxburghe

Literature

cf. Abbey, Travel 2 & 3 (collation of this volume similar to Abbey 3, except for an undated title, and variant imprint on verso of title. The volume has a continuous pagination, and is without dedication or title-page to the supplement).

Catalogue Note

A magnificent work on many types of hunting, as carried out around the world.

This is a variant of the 1819 second edition. The title-page is undated with a verso imprint of Howlett and Barker. The volume has a continuous pagination, and is without dedication or title-page to the supplement.

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