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LOT 259

Lot 259

Henry Somerset, 8th Duke of Beaufort (British, 1824-1899) (Editor)

Henry Somerset, 8th Duke of Beaufort (British, 1824-1899) (Editor)
Lot 259 Details
Henry Somerset, 8th Duke of Beaufort (British, 1824-1899) (Editor)


9 vols., 12mo., with editions on Shooting, Fishing, Cycling, Tennis, Racing, Cricket, Skating and Curling, Golf, Athletics and Soft Ball, London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1887-1895

Estimate $100-$150

Realised: $900
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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LOT 259

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
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  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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