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Two volumes. Hardback, approx 11 x 8.5 inches. Quarter bound in red morocco leather to spines and corners, with gilt-decorated leather title labels to fronts. Marbled paper covered boards. Gilt lettering and numbering to spines, with raised banding and gilt decoration. Gilt line detailing to boards. Marbled endpapers. All page edges gilt. In very good conditions. Extremities rubbed; Some bumps and chips to corners. Rubbing to edges, spines and ends. Some rubbing/darkening to paper on boards. Endpapers clean, No penned inscriptions. Decorative title page with some minor darkening and faint stain to top edge (slightly effects map and first couple of plates (pages not affected.) Some minor darkening to edges of plates. Else very clean and tight copies. 170 & 186pp + adverts. Illustrated with 120 full-page engraved plates (all-guarded) including 2 title-page vignettes, and map.
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, n.d. ca1841:
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Seller ID: 82187
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,