Lot 193

Billings (Robert William)

Illustrations of the Architectural Antiquities of the County of Durham, AUTHOR’S COPY, ONE OF 2 LARGE PAPER COPIES ONLY, 66 engraved plates after Billings on india, chine collé, some very foxed, Durham, 1846 [bound with] The Geometric Tracery of Brancepeth Church in the County of Durham, 21 engraved plates on India, plates and text all cut down and mounted within folio leaves, Billings’ original ink and watercolour designs for each plate mounted onto leaves, 1845; bookplate of Wm. Gott,
contemporary gilt-panelled Russia, rebacked preserving spine, worn, a.e.g., folio; Neale (James) The Abbey Church of Saint Alban, FIRST EDITION, chromolithographic title, 59 lithographic plates, some double-paged, library stamp, later half buckram, tattered, folio, for the author, 1877 (2)

Estimate: £300-£400