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Cat 331, Item 10

FLYNN, Michael. THE SECOND FLEET. Britain's Grim Convict Armada of 1790. Syd. LAH. 1993. Or.buckram. Dustjacket. 787pp. b/w frontis. Name on ffe, else Fine. 1st ed. Scarce. Subscriber's Edition, limited to 1250 numbered copies, of which this is no.20. Includes biographies of more than 1,500 convicts, seaman, soldiers of the NSW Corps, free women & children who sailed with the fleet. This copy inscribed by the author on the title page.

Cat 331, Item 4
CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel de. DON QUIXOTE DE LA MANCHA.
Translated from the original Spanish by Charles Jarvis, Esq. Embellished with twenty-four highly finished engravings, from drawings designed expressly for this edition. 4 volumes. Lond. Printed for W.Stockdale. 1819. Contemporary diced calf with a decorative tooled border on the front & back boards. Rebacked in a contrasting colour leather, elaborately tooled. Various pag. marbled edges. 24 hand coloured engravings. A very good set. Scarce.

Cat 331, Item 1

ALBERT, Pierre Eugene (Engraver) SYDNEY (Australie). Hand-coloured steel engraving of Sydney viewed from the North Shore with St.James church at centre, 1859. Image size 15x10cm. Framed in a birds-eye maple frame, overall measurements 52x47cm.

Cat 331, Item 8

(ELIZABETH DUCHESS OF YORK) BOOKPLATE FOR ELIZABETH DUCHESS OF YORK. Designed by Adrian Feint. Shows a bouquet of flowers with a waratah in the centre, elaborately hand coloured. Signed in pencil by Adrian Feint below the image. 10x12.5cm. Fine. Scarce.


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(December 2018)

Australiana, the Pacific, local history, Australian art, bookplates, engravings, politics, botany, Aboriginal, militaria, juvenile, history, literature, , biography, travel, &c. &c.

 

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