Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 1700

 
Henry Alken - Jorrocks, John, Jaunts and jollities, 1843

1700
Henry Alken
Jorrocks, John, Jaunts and jollities, 1843
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 220
Sold:
€ 144 / $ 158

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Alken. - [Surtees, R. S.], Jorrocks's jaunts and jollities. The hunting, shooting, racing, driving, sailing, eating, eccentric and extravagant exploits. Second edition. With 15 colored lithogr. plates (incl. title and frontispiece) by H. Alken. London, G. Routledge 1843. Gilt-tooled orig. cloth with gilt edges. Large 8vo. VI pp., 1 l., 358 pp., 1 l. 8 pp. with advertisements.

Tooley 471. - Podeschi 173. - Schwerdt IV, 89. - Cf. Huth 330. - First edition. - The popular work was first released the same year and was multiple published. - Slightly browned, last 4 ll. with small brown stain. Binding rubbed and scuffed, joints and spine ends slightly torn.

1700
Henry Alken
Jorrocks, John, Jaunts and jollities, 1843
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 220
Sold:
€ 144 / $ 158

(incl. 20% surcharge)