A Catalogue of the Classic Contents of Strawberry Hill Collected by Horace Walpole [woodcut title] ... Mr. George Robins is honoured ... to sell the valuable contents of Strawberry Hill ... fixed for Monday, the 25th day of April, 1842 Aedes Strawb

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London: George Robins, 1842. Lithographic portrait, woodcut title. xxiv, [1]-86, [1, announcement of the Round Tower sale in London], [97]-250 pp., priced throughout in ink; Aedes Stawberrianae, 20 pp. list of printed prices and buyers; vi, 131 pp. 1 vols. 4to. Later state of the celebrated Walpole sale catalogue. At day 6, the text ends with lot 160 (lots 161-187 have been removed), there is an inserted announcement for the London sale of the books and prints from the Round Tower, and days 7 and 8 have been removed. The London sale and printed prices are here present at the end. Contemporary half leather and marbled boards. Spine toned, joints tender. Very good.


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