May 16, 2017 - Sale 2448

Sale 2448 - Lot 59

Price Realized: $ 1,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
ILLUSTRATED BY PHIZ (CRIME.) Pelham, Camden (ed.). The Chronicles of Crime. Illustrated with 52 engraved plates (including title vignette in first part) from drawings by "Phiz" [H.K. Browne]. 20 parts in 19. 8vo, original green wrappers, repairs to backstrips, a few corners restored, part numbers and prices pasted down, occasional minor soiling; housed in two 1/2 morocco pull-off cases. first edition in the original parts. Much more uncommon than the two volume book edition issued the same year by Thomas Tegg. London: London Printing and Publishing Co., [1841]