When old books come back on the market they can once again scatter, travel, make people happy and nourish the passion for books.

When old books come back on the market they can once again scatter, travel, make people happy and nourish the passion for books.


West Coast Rare Books

West Coast Rare Books

Westport / Ireland

[Maxwell, Wild Sports of the West.

[Maxwell, Wild Sports of the West.

[Maxwell, William Hamilton]. Wild Sports of the West. With Legendary Tales, and Local Sketches. By the Author of “Stories of Waterloo”. First Edition. Two Volumes – Complete. London, Richard Bentley, 1832. 21 x 13 cm. Vol.1: xvi, 327 pages. / Volume 2: vii, 343 pages.Complete with five Plates and 12 Illustrations in Text, as listed. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards. Two spine labels. Gilt titles and decorations. Very good condition. Rubbed and bumped. Age darkened. Some of the Plates losely inserted and with some edge wear, minor nicks and tears. Internally mildly foxed. Name and Ex Libris of previous owner on front paste downs of both volumes.

Our price: EUR 300,-- 

[Maxwell, Wild Sports of the West.
[Maxwell, Wild Sports of the West.
[Maxwell, Wild Sports of the West.
[Maxwell, Wild Sports of the West.
[Maxwell, Wild Sports of the West.

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