Lot Description

SIR WALTER RALEGH [RALEIGH]: THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD, IN FIVE BOOKS, London, for Robert White, T Basset, J Wright, R Chiswell, G Dawes and T Sawbridge, 1677, engraved portrait frontispiece, added engraved title page (dated 1676) + 8 engraved maps and plans as called for, 54, [52], 376, [393] – 480, 569-660, 577-885pp, folio, contemporary panelled calf, rebacked (not recent), spine gilt in compartments, inner joint weak, new end papers, from the library of Sir George Blunden (1922-2012) with his book plate to front paste down

Est. Price £300 - £350

This lot achieved £370

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