Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Richard Doddridge Blackmore. Fringilla, or Tales in Verse. Cleveland: The Burrows Brothers, 1895. Number 248 of 600 copies printed on handmade paper. Octavo. [iv], [131], [6, blank] pages. Double spread of title and frontispiece with ten wonderful plates, decorative borders and initials throughout, all by Will H. Bradley, printed in red and black. Original Holland backed paper covered boards with superb cover illustration by Will Bradley, spine lettered in gilt; corners bumped, mild edgewear, a few small stains to rear board. Cream-colored endpapers with printed color pictorial illustration to outer edge, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Internally bright and clean; a few minor instances of spotting. Near fine.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2021
    9th-10th Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 328

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Jun 9, 2021 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 December 12 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction .

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search