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2 vols in 1. Hardback, 11 x 8.5 inches. Maroon cloth binding with decorative embossed-paneled boards, with raised banding and embossed decorations to spine. Pink endpapers. Red speckled page edges. In very good condition. Spine faded, extremities rubbed. Endpapers clean, inscription to 2nd blank endpaper, “William Wordsworth, Rydal Mount.” Inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. Plates have some mild light foxing around edges, all with tissue guards. Else a very clean and tight copy. 56 & 68pp. Illustrated with a total of 72 B&W engraved plates (36 in each part). Including portraits, views and title page vignettes. Views include: Tintagell Castle, Liverpool, Sarnat Monument, Boscastle Waterfall, Hindoo Temple, Dehli, Linmouth, Macao, Walter Scott, Abernathy, Collingwood. (Vol.1). (Vol.2): The Opium Smoker, Bingen on the Rhine, Hardwick Hall, Viscount Torrington, Old Palace Florence, & much more.
Title: Drawing Room Scrap-Book. 1833 & 1846. With poetical illustrations by L.E.L. Two Volumes Bound in One. SIGNED BY WORDSWORTH.
Categories: Illustrated Books,
Publisher: London, Fisher, & Jackson, 1833 & 1846.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82985
Keywords: Illustrated Books Drawing Room, Scrap-Book, 1833, 1846, poetical illustrations, L.E.L., william wordsworth, leather binding, engraved plates, rydal mount, fisher jackson, two volumes,