Lot 133: Gibbon (Edward) - 12 vol., new edition, half-titles to vol.VII-XII, vol
October 27, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 12 vol., new edition, half-titles to vol.VII-XII, vol.I engraved portrait frontispiece, vol.VI 2 large engraved folding maps, ownership inscription to front free endpapers, vol.I-VI bookplate removed from front pastedowns, very faint browning and soiling, a little damp-affected, most vol. hinges splitting, contemporary calf, spines gilt, most joints splitting, rubbed and scuffed, some vol. worn with a little superficial loss to spines, 8vo, for A. Strachan and T. Cadell , 1783-90.