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Two volumes. Hardback, approx 11 x 8.5 inches. In dark green diced calf leather fine bindings, gilt lettering and numbering to twin maroon spine labels, with raised banding and gilt decoration. Blind embossed and gilt wide decorative paneling to boards. Marbled endpapers. All page edges gilt. In very good conditions. Some minor bumps and chips to corners. Some rubbing to edges, spines and ends. Some small scratches and handling marks to boards. Endpapers clean, No penned inscriptions. Decorative title page and frontis darkened and foxed. Some moderate darkening and foxing to inside plates. Else very good finely bound copies. 170 & 186pp + adverts. Illustrated with 121 full-page engraved plates including 2 title-page vignettes, map AND Engraved frontis portrait of N.P. Willis.
Title: The Scenery and Antiquities of Ireland, Illustrated From Drawings by W. H. Bartlett. The Literary Portion of the work by N. P. Willis, and J. Stirling Coyne. In Two Volumes.
Publisher: London, George Virtue, ca1841 (date on frontis portrait.):
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Seller ID: 82175
Keywords: IRELAND BARTLETT, W. H.: WILLIS, N. P.: STIRLING COYNE, J.: The Scenery and Antiquities of Ireland, George Virtue, 1841, engravings, plates, views, landscapes, scenes, belfast, castles, giant’s causeway, londonderry, limerick, galway, dublin, fine binding,