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    Sale 2488 | Lot 98
    Price Realized: $455With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2488 Lot 98

      [JOHNSON, SAMUEL.] Thoughts on the Late Transactions respecting Falkland's Islands. [4], 75 pages, including half-title. 8vo, 210x130 mm, later 19th-century 1/2 sheep gilt; small stab holes in blank gutters throughout, marginal fingersoiling on preliminaries, heavy foxing on half-title, light foxing on title, 20th-century inscriptions on front endleaf. London: T. Cadell, 1771

      Estimate $300 - 500

      first edition of a pamphlet on the dispute between Spain and Britain over the Falkland Islands that nearly brought to 2 countries to war following a Spanish incursion there in 1770; second issue, with cancel K2. Courtney & Nichol Smith, page 115.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $455