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Books and Maps - Timed Auction - Fri 17 Sept to Sun 26 Sept

  Lot 23


1- MAMMATT, Edward

1- MAMMATT, Edward: A Collection of Geological Facts and practical Observations intended to elucidate the formation of the Ashby Coal-Field.., Ashby-De-La-Zouche: Printed and sold by W. Hextall, & London: George Lawford, 1834. 4to. With a folding lithograph map frontispiece, 7 folding profiles, 24 plates of sections (23 hand-coloured) and 102 hand-coloured lithograph plates. Cont. half leather; rubbed and covers detached. Leicester Museum bookplate, but no stamps; occasional foxing; 2- Reports of the Royal Commission on Coal Supplies: First Report: 1903, bound with: Supplement to the first report, 1903. Containing Plans, Curves & Diagrams, mostly folding and some coloured. Half leather, rubbed and hinges cracked; Second Report: 1904. PP: 419+supplement: iv, +28 folding plates. Binding as above; Final Report, parts: 1-13. 1905, with numerous folding colour maps. Binding as above. Sold A/F (4)

Provenance: Leicester Museum Reference Library (Most of their books only have their bookplate and no stamps)

Sold for £70


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