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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK) 15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 66 of 207: 19th-century Scrapbook 4to, red straight-grain morocco gilt; c.45 pages of MSS poetry and similar, c.35 pages of mounted drawings, sketches, paintings and prints (some hand-coloured), with a engineered-paper, pull-tab metamorphic novelty of a house overpainted on a concertina-fold cage enclosing a concealed mouse laid down on final leaf. The book appears to have been compiled between c.1829-1862 (based on dates of contributions). It is a mix of calligraphic poetry (such as Thomas Moore's ''Alas

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Sold For:£550
Estimate: £200 - £300

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK)  15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed