Sunday, August 15, 2021 at 10:00 am CST
LOT #300

Book Assortment

Over (75) volumes including Spring Books editions of “The Osaka Woodcuts” and “Utamaro” having traditional Japanese string-bound paper wraps and housed in folding cases; (52) volumes from the Heritage Press, in slip cases, including multi-volume sets of Shakespeare, Dickens, Boswell; (24) quarter bound leather volumes from the Fine Editions Press; disbound copy of “The Masterpieces of French Art” c.1890 containing many photogravures and wood engravings

Estimate: $200 - $400

Hammer Price: $250

Property From: a Chicago, Illinois (Gold Coast) collector

Dimensions: Height: 9 1/2 inches, Width: 2 inches, Length: 6 1/2 inches (each Dickens volume)

Condition: Very Good to Fair, wear and losses to spine leather of some Fine Editions Press volumes; overall light to heavy wear consistent with normal use

Disclaimers: not all volumes individually inspected; may have previous owner's names or other notations, bent corners or short tears to pages

Shipping: 3rd Party shipping is required for this lot.

Sales Tax: Illinois (8.000%), Kansas (6.500%), New Jersey (6.625%), Pennsylvania (6.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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