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Hardback, 11 x 9 inches. Quarter bound in dark green calf leather to spine and corner, marbled paper covered boards. Gilt lettering and paneled decoration to spine. Marbled endpapers. In very good condition. Some age-wear to cover; boards heavily rubbed, corners bumped and chipped, edges and ends of spine rubbed. Some fading around edges of endpapers. Bookplate to front “Fursel.” Some minor marks to blank endpapers, neat inscription to front “Charles Phillipps, Broadway, 1855.” Later inscription below “A.H. Harding.” Some minor handling marks to pages with some minor darkening around edges. Plates with mild to moderate foxing and darkening to edges, small stain to top edge of plates, affects title pg. and some front pages, does lessen, but slightly effect all plates. Else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Unpaginated, illustrated with 200 illustrations on 100 plates (2 per page.) Plus an engraved title page vignette.
Title: Jones’ Views of the Seats, Mansions, Castles, &c. of Noblemen and Gentlemen in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland; And Other Picturesque Scenery, Accompanied with historical descriptions of the Mansions, list of the pictures, statues &c. and Genealogical Sketches of the Families and their Possessors; Forming part of the general series of Jones’ Great Britain Illustrated.
Categories: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: London, Jones & Co., 1829:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82988
Keywords: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY Jones’ Views, Seats, Mansions, Castles, Noblemen, Gentlemen, England, Great Britain, Illustrated, engraved plates, history, jone’s, 1829, leather binding,