Wed, 26th Oct 2011 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Implacable)

 
Lot 33
 

33

'ELEGY ON THE EVER-TO-BE-LAMENTED DEATH OF...

'ELEGY ON THE EVER-TO-BE-LAMENTED DEATH OF LORD NELSON'
published in the Lancaster Gazette, November 23rd 1805, with other addresses and letters about Nelson, original issue with red tax stamp -- 21in. (54cm.) col space; together with an issue of The St. James's Chronicle for 21 December 1779 regarding the British capture from Spain of Porto Omoa; and two issues of the Edinburgh Advertiser from September and November 1798 with much naval reportage including Nelson's victory at the Nile, and Napoleon's retreat from Egypt via Rosetta, all compete with red tax stamps
(4)

Sold for £62
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(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
'ELEGY ON THE EVER-TO-BE-LAMENTED DEATH OF LORD NELSON'
published in the Lancaster Gazette, November 23rd 1805, with other addresses and letters about Nelson, original issue with red tax stamp -- 21in. (54cm.) col space; together with an issue of The St. James's Chronicle for 21 December 1779 regarding the British capture from Spain of Porto Omoa; and two issues of the Edinburgh Advertiser from September and November 1798 with much naval reportage including Nelson's victory at the Nile, and Napoleon's retreat from Egypt via Rosetta, all compete with red tax stamps
(4)