Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Extra-Illustrated with Additional Plates

    Francis Sandford. A Genealogical History of the Kings of England, and Monarchs of Great Britain, &c. From the Conquest, Anno 1066, to the Year 1677. [London] In the Savoy: Thomas Newcomb, 1677.

    First edition. Small folio. [12], 82 pages, 83-94 leaves, 95-578 pages. Many plates, and illustrations in the text, some later hand-colored. Extra-illustrated with over a dozen additional plates and embellishments.

    Early full embossed calf over boards. Blind-stamped designs to boards with depressed large diamond device bordered with gilt tooling. Rebacked, retaining early boards. Gilt lettering on morocco title label to spine. Marbled endpapers. Restoration to title page, as well as a few internal pages. Some dampstaining, mostly affecting the rear half of the text block. Overall, a very good copy.

    Included is a typed letter of provenance from a previous owner, dated 1939. It notes that an earlier owner, renowned eighteenth-century English antiquary George Allan, had been presented with many of the engravings added to this work; indeed, the plates in question have been inscribed on the verso from the esteemed English antiquary and paleographer Thomas Astle to his friend George Allan. A wonderful association item.

    ESTC, R8565.


    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2011
    7th-9th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 24
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 722

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 October 27 Domain Names Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $640,615