Description

    Lot of Five Volumes of Hajji Baba Books by James Morier, Including an Author's Presentation Copy, From the Library of Glenn Ford. including: The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan - In Three Volumes. London: John Murray, 1824. Second edition. Three twelvemo volumes. xxxix, 311; viii, 351; viii, 382 pages. "With the author's best regards" is written in ink on the title page of volume I, but is unsigned. [and:] The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan, In England - In Two Volumes. London: John Murray, 1828. First edition. Two twelvemo volumes. xxxii, 306; 352 pages. All five volumes are uniformly bound in half bound red leather over red cloth, with gilt lettering, decorations and rules. All edges gilt. Geoffrey Clarke's armorial bookplate is present in each set. (Clarke was the Postmaster General of the United Provinces, a province of British India.) A handsome set of books in near fine condition. From the library of American film actor Glenn Ford, with his armorial bookplate.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 383

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) 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 2018 March 17 Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage Auctions and Mr. Chad Reingold were...professional and courteous in all transactions and provided outstanding service in answering my many emails. I recommend them at the highest level.
    Killy M.,
    Melbourne Beach, FL
    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

    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $852,131