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The Anglophile and the Professor

Thu, Oct 19, 2023 10:00AM EDT
Lot 932

Four Collections of State Papers and Advertisements

Estimate: $100 - $150
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Property from the Collection of Ronald Onorato, Savannah, GA

Description:

Four Collections of State Papers and Advertisements, comprising Bocalini, Trajano RAGGUAGLI DI PARNASSO; OR, ADVERTISEMENTS FROM PARNASSUS... PUT INTO ENGLISH BY...HENRY, EARL OF MONMOUTH (London, 1656), contemporary sheep, folio, rebacked, lacking portrait, Ickell-Bury Library stamp (toning and foxing, cracking at joints and wear to edge); Carstares, William STATE PAPERS AND LETTERS ADDRESSED TO WILLIAM CARSTARES, CONFIDENTIAL SECRETARY TO KING WILLIAM DURING THE WHOLE OF HIS REIGN... (Edinburgh, W. Strahan & T. Cadell, 1774) contemporary calf, 4to (minor cracking to joints, occasional foxing); Cole, Christian MEMOIRS OF AFFAIRS OF STATE... FROM 1697 TO THE END OF 1708 (London, 1733), folio, rebacked (wear to joints and edges); and MacPherson, James ORIGINAL PAPERS CONTAINING THE SECRET HISTORY OF GREAT BRITAIN, FROM THE RESTORATION, TO THE ACCESSION OF THE HOUSE OF HANNOVER (London, Strahan and Cadell, 1776), 2 vols., quarter-calf (wear to joints and edges).

Measurements: Height: of largest 14 3/8 in. x Width: 9 1/2 in. x Depth: 1 5/8 in.

Condition:

Worn condition, see description and photos.

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