WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options

Lot 185: PROSSER, George Frederick (1805-82).  Select Illustrations of the County of Surrey comprising Picturesque Views of the Seats of the Nobility and Gentry. London: C. and J. Rivington, 1828. 4to (290 x 228mm). 34 lithographed plates only (of 45) by G. F. Prosser, vignettes (some heavy spotting to first few leaves, some text leaves spotted and browned, but plates generally clean). Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine with red and green morocco lettering-pieces (upper cover detached, rubbed). Provenance: John Harris (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 6 other topographical books, namely The Beauties of England ... Intended as a Travelling Pocket Companion (London, 1757, calf), J. Throsby's Select Views in Leicestershire (London, 1789, lacks dedication leaf, subscribers list and plate of portraits at p.124), The Windsor Guide (Windsor, 1800, modern boards, new edition), S. Middiman's Select Views in Great Britain (London, [c.1812]), Excursions in the County of Surrey (London, 1821, morocco), and William West's Picturesque Views ... in Staffordshire & Shropshire (Birmingham, 1830, 2 vols. bound in one, lacks portrait of Abednego Matthews in vol. II). The lot sold not subject to return. (7)

Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts

by Chiswick Auctions

November 30, 2016

Acton, London, United Kingdom

Live Auction

George Frederick Prosser (1805-1882) Please Register/Login to access your Invaluable Alerts

Sold
  • PROSSER, George Frederick (1805-82).  Select Illustrations of the County of Surrey comprising Picturesque Views of the Seats of the Nobility and Gentry. London: C. and J. Rivington, 1828. 4to (290 x 228mm). 34 lithographed plates only (of 45) by G. F. Prosser, vignettes (some heavy spotting to first few leaves, some text leaves spotted and browned, but plates generally clean). Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine with red and green morocco lettering-pieces (upper cover detached, rubbed). Provenance: John Harris (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 6 other topographical books, namely The Beauties of England ... Intended as a Travelling Pocket Companion (London, 1757, calf), J. Throsby's Select Views in Leicestershire (London, 1789, lacks dedication leaf, subscribers list and plate of portraits at p.124), The Windsor Guide (Windsor, 1800, modern boards, new edition), S. Middiman's Select Views in Great Britain (London, [c.1812]), Excursions in the County of Surrey (London, 1821, morocco), and William West's Picturesque Views ... in Staffordshire & Shropshire (Birmingham, 1830, 2 vols. bound in one, lacks portrait of Abednego Matthews in vol. II). The lot sold not subject to return. (7)
  • PROSSER, George Frederick (1805-82).  Select Illustrations of the County of Surrey comprising Picturesque Views of the Seats of the Nobility and Gentry. London: C. and J. Rivington, 1828. 4to (290 x 228mm). 34 lithographed plates only (of 45) by G. F. Prosser, vignettes (some heavy spotting to first few leaves, some text leaves spotted and browned, but plates generally clean). Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine with red and green morocco lettering-pieces (upper cover detached, rubbed). Provenance: John Harris (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 6 other topographical books, namely The Beauties of England ... Intended as a Travelling Pocket Companion (London, 1757, calf), J. Throsby's Select Views in Leicestershire (London, 1789, lacks dedication leaf, subscribers list and plate of portraits at p.124), The Windsor Guide (Windsor, 1800, modern boards, new edition), S. Middiman's Select Views in Great Britain (London, [c.1812]), Excursions in the County of Surrey (London, 1821, morocco), and William West's Picturesque Views ... in Staffordshire & Shropshire (Birmingham, 1830, 2 vols. bound in one, lacks portrait of Abednego Matthews in vol. II). The lot sold not subject to return. (7)
  • PROSSER, George Frederick (1805-82).  Select Illustrations of the County of Surrey comprising Picturesque Views of the Seats of the Nobility and Gentry. London: C. and J. Rivington, 1828. 4to (290 x 228mm). 34 lithographed plates only (of 45) by G. F. Prosser, vignettes (some heavy spotting to first few leaves, some text leaves spotted and browned, but plates generally clean). Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine with red and green morocco lettering-pieces (upper cover detached, rubbed). Provenance: John Harris (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 6 other topographical books, namely The Beauties of England ... Intended as a Travelling Pocket Companion (London, 1757, calf), J. Throsby's Select Views in Leicestershire (London, 1789, lacks dedication leaf, subscribers list and plate of portraits at p.124), The Windsor Guide (Windsor, 1800, modern boards, new edition), S. Middiman's Select Views in Great Britain (London, [c.1812]), Excursions in the County of Surrey (London, 1821, morocco), and William West's Picturesque Views ... in Staffordshire & Shropshire (Birmingham, 1830, 2 vols. bound in one, lacks portrait of Abednego Matthews in vol. II). The lot sold not subject to return. (7)
  • PROSSER, George Frederick (1805-82).  Select Illustrations of the County of Surrey comprising Picturesque Views of the Seats of the Nobility and Gentry. London: C. and J. Rivington, 1828. 4to (290 x 228mm). 34 lithographed plates only (of 45) by G. F. Prosser, vignettes (some heavy spotting to first few leaves, some text leaves spotted and browned, but plates generally clean). Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine with red and green morocco lettering-pieces (upper cover detached, rubbed). Provenance: John Harris (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 6 other topographical books, namely The Beauties of England ... Intended as a Travelling Pocket Companion (London, 1757, calf), J. Throsby's Select Views in Leicestershire (London, 1789, lacks dedication leaf, subscribers list and plate of portraits at p.124), The Windsor Guide (Windsor, 1800, modern boards, new edition), S. Middiman's Select Views in Great Britain (London, [c.1812]), Excursions in the County of Surrey (London, 1821, morocco), and William West's Picturesque Views ... in Staffordshire & Shropshire (Birmingham, 1830, 2 vols. bound in one, lacks portrait of Abednego Matthews in vol. II). The lot sold not subject to return. (7)
  • PROSSER, George Frederick (1805-82).  Select Illustrations of the County of Surrey comprising Picturesque Views of the Seats of the Nobility and Gentry. London: C. and J. Rivington, 1828. 4to (290 x 228mm). 34 lithographed plates only (of 45) by G. F. Prosser, vignettes (some heavy spotting to first few leaves, some text leaves spotted and browned, but plates generally clean). Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine with red and green morocco lettering-pieces (upper cover detached, rubbed). Provenance: John Harris (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 6 other topographical books, namely The Beauties of England ... Intended as a Travelling Pocket Companion (London, 1757, calf), J. Throsby's Select Views in Leicestershire (London, 1789, lacks dedication leaf, subscribers list and plate of portraits at p.124), The Windsor Guide (Windsor, 1800, modern boards, new edition), S. Middiman's Select Views in Great Britain (London, [c.1812]), Excursions in the County of Surrey (London, 1821, morocco), and William West's Picturesque Views ... in Staffordshire & Shropshire (Birmingham, 1830, 2 vols. bound in one, lacks portrait of Abednego Matthews in vol. II). The lot sold not subject to return. (7)
  • PROSSER, George Frederick (1805-82).  Select Illustrations of the County of Surrey comprising Picturesque Views of the Seats of the Nobility and Gentry. London: C. and J. Rivington, 1828. 4to (290 x 228mm). 34 lithographed plates only (of 45) by G. F. Prosser, vignettes (some heavy spotting to first few leaves, some text leaves spotted and browned, but plates generally clean). Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine with red and green morocco lettering-pieces (upper cover detached, rubbed). Provenance: John Harris (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 6 other topographical books, namely The Beauties of England ... Intended as a Travelling Pocket Companion (London, 1757, calf), J. Throsby's Select Views in Leicestershire (London, 1789, lacks dedication leaf, subscribers list and plate of portraits at p.124), The Windsor Guide (Windsor, 1800, modern boards, new edition), S. Middiman's Select Views in Great Britain (London, [c.1812]), Excursions in the County of Surrey (London, 1821, morocco), and William West's Picturesque Views ... in Staffordshire & Shropshire (Birmingham, 1830, 2 vols. bound in one, lacks portrait of Abednego Matthews in vol. II). The lot sold not subject to return. (7)
  • PROSSER, George Frederick (1805-82).  Select Illustrations of the County of Surrey comprising Picturesque Views of the Seats of the Nobility and Gentry. London: C. and J. Rivington, 1828. 4to (290 x 228mm). 34 lithographed plates only (of 45) by G. F. Prosser, vignettes (some heavy spotting to first few leaves, some text leaves spotted and browned, but plates generally clean). Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine with red and green morocco lettering-pieces (upper cover detached, rubbed). Provenance: John Harris (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 6 other topographical books, namely The Beauties of England ... Intended as a Travelling Pocket Companion (London, 1757, calf), J. Throsby's Select Views in Leicestershire (London, 1789, lacks dedication leaf, subscribers list and plate of portraits at p.124), The Windsor Guide (Windsor, 1800, modern boards, new edition), S. Middiman's Select Views in Great Britain (London, [c.1812]), Excursions in the County of Surrey (London, 1821, morocco), and William West's Picturesque Views ... in Staffordshire & Shropshire (Birmingham, 1830, 2 vols. bound in one, lacks portrait of Abednego Matthews in vol. II). The lot sold not subject to return. (7)
  • PROSSER, George Frederick (1805-82).  Select Illustrations of the County of Surrey comprising Picturesque Views of the Seats of the Nobility and Gentry. London: C. and J. Rivington, 1828. 4to (290 x 228mm). 34 lithographed plates only (of 45) by G. F. Prosser, vignettes (some heavy spotting to first few leaves, some text leaves spotted and browned, but plates generally clean). Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine with red and green morocco lettering-pieces (upper cover detached, rubbed). Provenance: John Harris (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 6 other topographical books, namely The Beauties of England ... Intended as a Travelling Pocket Companion (London, 1757, calf), J. Throsby's Select Views in Leicestershire (London, 1789, lacks dedication leaf, subscribers list and plate of portraits at p.124), The Windsor Guide (Windsor, 1800, modern boards, new edition), S. Middiman's Select Views in Great Britain (London, [c.1812]), Excursions in the County of Surrey (London, 1821, morocco), and William West's Picturesque Views ... in Staffordshire & Shropshire (Birmingham, 1830, 2 vols. bound in one, lacks portrait of Abednego Matthews in vol. II). The lot sold not subject to return. (7)
   
Looking for the realized and estimated price?

Description: PROSSER, George Frederick (1805-82).  Select Illustrations of the County of Surrey comprising Picturesque Views of the Seats of the Nobility and Gentry. London: C. and J. Rivington, 1828. 4to (290 x 228mm). 34 lithographed plates only (of 45) by G. F. Prosser, vignettes (some heavy spotting to first few leaves, some text leaves spotted and browned, but plates generally clean). Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine with red and green morocco lettering-pieces (upper cover detached, rubbed). Provenance: John Harris (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 6 other topographical books, namely The Beauties of England ... Intended as a Travelling Pocket Companion (London, 1757, calf), J. Throsby's Select Views in Leicestershire (London, 1789, lacks dedication leaf, subscribers list and plate of portraits at p.124), The Windsor Guide (Windsor, 1800, modern boards, new edition), S. Middiman's Select Views in Great Britain (London, [c.1812]), Excursions in the County of Surrey (London, 1821, morocco), and William West's Picturesque Views ... in Staffordshire & Shropshire (Birmingham, 1830, 2 vols. bound in one, lacks portrait of Abednego Matthews in vol. II). The lot sold not subject to return. (7)

Notes: Books

Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)