Moral Emblems. With Aphorisms, Adages, and Proverbs, of all Ages and Nations. With Illustrations Freely Rendered from designs by J. Leighton. Translated & Edited by Richard Pigot. Third Edition.

By: LEIGHTON, JOHN: CATS, Jacob: FARLIE, Robert: PIGOT, Richard:

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Hardback, 11 x8 inches, red morocco leather binding with raised banding and gilt lettering and extensive gilt decoration to spine, gilt lettering and beautiful gilt decorative paneled and decorated boards. Gilt edging and inner gilt dentelles to boards, marbled endpapers and all page edges gilt. In very good near fine condition. Some minor rubbing to corners and edges, a couple of minor rubbed marks to boards, else cover lovely and bright. Some light foxing to endpapers and a couple of light marks to title page, some minor spots and light handling marks to inside pages else a very clean and tight copy. 241pp. Many beautiful B&W decorated wood-engravings.

Title: Moral Emblems. With Aphorisms, Adages, and Proverbs, of all Ages and Nations. With Illustrations Freely Rendered from designs by J. Leighton. Translated & Edited by Richard Pigot. Third Edition.

Author Name: LEIGHTON, JOHN: CATS, Jacob: FARLIE, Robert: PIGOT, Richard:

Categories: Illustrated Books,

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green Reader & Dyer, 1865 3rd:

Seller ID: 78886

Keywords: Illustrated Books LEIGHTON, JOHN: CATS, Jacob: FARLIE, Robert: PIGOT, Richard: Moral Emblems, With Aphorisms, Adages, and Proverbs, of all Ages and Nations. With Illustrations Freely Rendered from designs by J. Leighton. Translated & Edited by Richard Pigot, Third Edition, Longmans, Green Reader & Dyer, 1865 3rd, red morocco leather, extensive gilt decoration, beautiful B&W decorated wood-engravings,