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An early 19th century reverse calf school...

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Estimate: £40 - £60
ca. US$49 - US$74
Price realised:  £130
ca. US$162
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An early 19th century reverse calf school exercise book, volume 2 only, manuscript numbering to upper-cover, all the dated inscriptions for 1823, including lessons and notes in verse and prose, including Milton, some theology, occasional clipped-out and pasted periodical ephemera or notices, 8vo; a mid-19th century ledger-notebook, the ink MS commonplace notes prefixed by New Useful Tables and Memorandums, pp: [8], with converging tables, stamp duty and tax rates, servants' rates, royal almanac and Yorkshire banks, contemporary quarter-calf and marbled boards, 8vo; early Victorian commonplace book, by Katherine ** Doughty, September 24 1847, Taunton Lodge, roan covers, all edges gilt, 4to; another early-mid 19th century commonplace manuscript book, contemporary binding, 4to; a Victorian gilt-metal mounted green morocco commonplace album, only partially inscribed in ink MS with select passages of verse, including Byron, moiré endpapers, monogrammed cypher to upper-cover, locking clasp, 4to; Legal History, an early 19th century manuscript volume, ff: 416, inscribed with formulae, legal judgments and examples relating to wills, contemporary quarter-calf (worn, covers loose, spine perished), 4to, [6]

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Bamfords Auctioneers - The Derby Auction House
Title: Gentleman's Library, Grand Tour & Curiosities Auction
Date of the auction: 24 Jul 2019
Address: Bamfords Auctioneers - The Derby Auction House
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DE21 6EN Derby
United Kingdom
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