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Large hardback approx 13 x 9 inches. Maroon morocco leather binding with decorative gilt paneled boards, raised banding, gilt lettering and gilt decoration to spine, gilt title and vignette to front. All page edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor darkening to boards, edges rubbed, corners slightly bumped, some rubbing to raised banding on spine. Thin minor chip to top inner corner of front board. Small bookseller label to bottom corner of endpaper “A. Elliot, Edinburgh.” Some minor handling and thumb marks to pages, a couple of odd tiny foxing spots. Some offsetting from text illustrations, else pages clean and tight. Else a very good clean and tight copy. 38 + 133pp. Illustrated with 15 full-page B&W engraved etchings. And 53 ‘sketches’ within text. With decorative letterpieces.
Title: Memorial Catalogue of The French and Dutch Loan Collection, Edinburgh International Exhibition 1886. Note and Descriptions by William Ernest Henley. The Etchings and Sketches by William Hole, and Philip Zilcken, and Bernardus Joh. Blommers. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION.
Categories: Illustrated Books,
Publisher: Edinburgh, T. & A. Constable, 1888 Ltd Ed. 220/520.:
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Seller ID: 83391
Keywords: Illustrated Books Memorial Catalogue of The French and Dutch Loan Collection, Edinburgh International Exhibition, 1886, Descriptions, William Ernest Henley, Etchings, Sketches, William Hole, Philip Zilcken, Bernardus Joh. Blommers, LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, leather fine binding, engraved plates, etchings, A. Elliot, Edinburgh, Constable,