Travel & Natural History | 21 March 2013
[Surtees (Robert Smith)] - Mr.Facey Romford's Hounds,
Sold for £150
[Surtees (Robert Smith)]
Mr.Facey Romford's Hounds,
in the original 12 parts , first edition , 2 4 hand-coloured etched plates by John Leech and Hablot K.Browne, wood-engraved illustrations, with all advertisements/slips as called for except insert for "Note of Lever's Martin'85" in part VI and slip for The Belle of the Village in part VII, with additional 4pp. advertisement for 'Camomile Pills', original pictorial wrappers with advertisements, spine ends chipped, some minor creasing, housed in a red morocco-backed cloth drop-back box, spine gilt, [Podeschi 207; Schwerdt II p.237; Tooley 475], 8vo, 1864-65.
⁂ Neither Surtees nor Leech lived to see this through the press; H.K.Browne completed the illustrations.
Thursday 21 March 2013, 10.00am
24 Maddox Street
17th March 11.00am - 4.00pm
18th March 9.30am - 5.30pm
19th March 9.30am - 5.30pm
20th March 9.30am - 5.30pm
21st March from 9.30am