The Sketch-Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. New Edition, In Two Volumes. (Two Volumes Bound in One.)

By: IRVING, WASHINGTON:

Price: £50.00

Quantity: 1 available


Hardback, approx 6 x 4 inches. In dark purple/black full calf leather binding, decorative paneled boards, gilt lettering to light brown spine label, with raised banding and gilt floral decoration to spine. Marbled endpapers, red speckled page edging. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped, some rubbing to edges and ends of spine. Some minor rubbing to spine and label. endpapers clean, no penned inscriptions. Engraved plates are darkened and foxed, some darkening to title pages adjacent. Inside pages all clean and tight throughout. One extra plate pasted in at p45 (v.2) (”Christmas Day.”) Else a very clean and tight copy. 296 & 316pp. Illustrated with 2 B&W engraved plates, plus one extra pasted in (p.45); “Rip Van Winkle,” & “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.” (& “Christmas Day.”)

Title: The Sketch-Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. New Edition, In Two Volumes. (Two Volumes Bound in One.)

Author Name: IRVING, WASHINGTON:

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1834 New Edition:

Seller ID: 82844

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