拍品 45
  • 45

HERBERT, HENRY WILLIAM (FRANK FORESTER). 'THE WARWICK WOODLANDS, OR THINGS AS THEY WERE THERE, TEN YEARS AGO. BY FRANK FORESTER'. PHILADELPHIA: G. B. ZIEBER, 1845

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2,000 - 3,000 USD
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描述

  • 'The Warwick Woodlands, or Things as They Were There, Ten Years Ago. By Frank Forester'. Philadelphia: G. B. Zieber, 1845
  • Paper, ink, leather
8vo (7 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.; 190 x 114 mm). Scattered spotting, including on title, upper and lower right corners of text block creased. Publisher's printed wrappers; some soiling and staining, spine chipped, corners chipped. Black buckram clamshell case, tan morocco lettering-piece.

出版

'BAL' 8085; Van Winkle pp. 13–14; White pp. 52–53

拍品資料及來源

First edition. Very rare. The Van Winkle sale notes only two known copies in original wrappers.'The Warwick Woodlands' established British expatriate H. W. Herbert as Frank Forester, the pre-eminent American sporting and outdoors writer.

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