Travel & Natural History | 21 March 2013
The Grand Master, or adventures of Qui Hi? in Hindostan .
Sold for £280
Rowlandson (Thomas).- [Combe (William)]
The Grand Master, or adventures of Qui Hi? in Hindostan … by Quiz, first edition , folding frontispiece, pictorial title and 25 plates by Rowlandson, all hand-coloured aquatints, with additional plate with sepia wash (often not present), lacking errata slip and cancelled c8 (pp.31-32) as usual, 2 plates with outer edge frayed, affecting publisher's imprint, some plates trimmed at foot, just affecting imprint, small repair to outer margin of O1, a few small finger-marks, some light browning, contemporary half calf, gilt spine in compartments and with red morocco label, slightly rubbed, [Abbey Travel 437; Tooley 412], a good copy, 8vo, 1816.
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