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The Beauties and Defects in the Figure of the Horse

Alken, Henry

Published by S. & J. Fuller, London, 1816
Condition: Near Fine
From White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB (West Windsor, VT, U.S.A.)

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4to. 25 by 17 cm. 18 hand-colored equine plates, each with a page of accompanying text. Nineteenth century half red morocco by Morrell, marbled boards, gilt edges. Lovely gilt lettering and equine devices on spine. Armorial bookplate of Thomas Ashley Sparks. Light rubbing to joints. Minor finger soiling and a few stray light fox marks. Overall a very lovely copy. Bookseller Inventory # 004660

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Title: The Beauties and Defects in the Figure of ...

Publisher: S. & J. Fuller, London

Publication Date: 1816

Binding: Half Morocco

Book Condition:Near Fine

Edition: First Edition.

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