Day 2 Lot 846

1838 The Chace, The Turf, And The Road...

Auction Date: 3/07/2020 at 10am



1838 The Chace, The Turf, And The Road [Unrecorded Calcutta pirated edition of 1838] By Nimrod Will illustrations by Henry Alken, Calcutta: William Rushton 1838 Printed by J. Woollaston, No. 8, Esplanade-Row [Calcutta]. Nimrod was the pseudonym of Charles James Apperley and this book was first published in book form in 1837 by John Murray of London. Not in British Library though OCLC offers its bibliographical data. There is no auction or sale record for it. British Library has 31 books published by William Rushton in Calcutta in the 1830s and 1840s but this book is not among them. Original dark green cloth covered boards. Spine worn and with tears.

Guide Price: £200.00 - £300.00

(Not sold)