Sowerby, James: English Botany, or coloured figures of British plants.. 21 of 36 vols. (1-4,7,10,18,20,21,22, 24-28,& 30-35). 1790-1813, first editions. Each volume with 72 Hand Coloured Plates (1,512 in all, 3 folding). Bound in near cont. full tree calf, with gilt decoration to spines and each one with the armorial bookplate of 'John Angerstein' to front pastedown. One cover detached; occasional offsetting (21)
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Sold for £1,600
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Auction: The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019
20 July 2019, 10am - 1pm
21 July 2019, 10am - 1pm
22 July 2019, 9am - 5pm
23 July 2019, from 9am
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All lots should be removed by 5pm on Friday 2 August 2019. Furniture and carpet lots remaining after this date will be removed to: Perry Removals, Chapel End, Broxted, Essex CM6 2BW. Removal will be at a cost of £20 per lot and storage will be charged at £2 per lot, per day.
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