July 14, 2018 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Three Leather-Bound Hunting Titles

including The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England by Joseph Strutt, London: Printed for Thomas Tegg, 1834, New Edition with a Copious Index by William Hone, in a fine signed Riviere binding, and with a foredge painting by Henry Thomas Alken (British, 1785-1851), gilt-decorated and ruled full leather, five raised bands, inner gilt dentelles, all edges gilt, spine slightly sunned, minor rubbing at the extremities otherwise near fine; Jorrocks' Jaunts and Jollities by Robert Smith Surtees, London: George Routledge and Sons, 1869, Third Edition, revised and enlarged, in a signed Brentano/Bayntun binding, full leather with five raised bands, elaborately gilt-decorated spine and covers, gilt inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, teg., in a plain felt-lined cloth slipcase, front hinge tender, slight wear at the extremities otherwise near fine in a good only plain cloth slipcase; and Rural Sports by Rev. Wm. B. Daniel, London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1807 and 1812, three volumes with the 1813 Supplement, four volumes total, with many black and white plates, some of which fold-out, in full tree calf with gilt decorated and lettered spines and morocco spine labels, later professional repair using the original boards, slight wear at the extremities otherwise near fine

Provenance:Melrose Plantation, Thomasville, Georgia

Estimate: $500 - $1,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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