Books, Photographs & Prints - Sale 12BP02 - Lot 256Monday, November 5, 2012 at 10am
[COLOR PLATE - BOTANICAL]
MICHAUX, F. ANDREW and NUTTALL, THOMAS. The North American Sylva. Philadelphia: Rice, Rutter & Co., 1865. Five volumes, including Nuttall's supplement. Original half morocco gilt. 10 1/4 x 7 1/4 inches (26.5 x 17.5 cm); Frontispiece portrait, 277 hand-colored plates. Early booklabels, some occasional spotting but plates very clean overall, a few nicks to bindings.
Sold for $3,000 (Includes Buyer's Premium)
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