Feb 23, 2012 - Sale 2269

Sale 2269 - Lot 32

Price Realized: $ 2,160
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,200 - $ 1,800
(ASHENDENE PRESS.) Thucydides. History of the Peloponnesian War. Printed in red and black from Ptolemy and Blado Italic type with initials designed by Graily Hewitt. Folio, original full white pigskin by W.H. Smith & Son, 7 raised bands, gilt-lettered in 3 compartments; spotting to covers and edges, internally clean; discreet bookseller's ticket. Norman J. Sondheim bookplate. Chelsea, 1930

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one of 260 unnumbered copies on paper.