June Asian and Estates Auction, 2019, Day 2, 06/02/19
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Group of Antiquarian Books: 1) The Death of Abel in Five Books, Attempted from the German of Mr. Gessner, To Which Is Added The Death of Cain in Five Books, Solomon Gessner, Mary Collyer (translated from the German), (Edmund M. Blunt, Newburyport MA, 1794), good condition, solid in binding, full leather binding, small format, red spine label, contemporary calf some rubbing, hinges sound, joints not cracked, front flyleaf and frontispiece absent, scattered foxing, ownership inscriptions, 84 pages, 5" x 3 1/2". 2) The Miseries of Human Life; Or the Groans of Samuel Sensitive and Timothy Testy with a Few Supplementary Sighs from Mrs. Testy, in Twelve Dialogues, James Beresford, (W. Bulmer and Co., London, 1806, printed for William Miller), fourth edition, hand-colored foldout frontispiece, engravings in text, engraved armorial bookplate, full leather, front board partially separated, some rubbing, previous owner's inscription, 331 pages, 6" x 4". 3) A Popular Treatise on Health, and the Means of Preserving It; Or, The Dyspeptic's Pocket Companion, from the Last London Edition, Dr. William Turnbull, (J.K. Porter, New York, 1831), first American edition, text block slightly wavy, some foxing, ownership inscription on front flyleaf, dark green cloth, boards bowed, 92 pages, 6" x 3 1/2". 4)
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Auction closed on Sunday, June 2, 2019.
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