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Large Hardback, Folio. approx 17 x 12 inches. In pebbled red cloth covers with beveled boards, decorative gilt lettering to spine and front and gilt and black decorative paneled boards. Blue endpapers. All edges gilt. In good condition. Some darkening to edges and handling marks to boards. Chipping to cloth on bottom and leading edges of boards, chips to cloth at ends of spine. Some heavy rubbing to front. Edges rubbed, corners bumped. Some fading to endpapers. A couple of minor handling marks to pages else inside pages and plates all very clean and tight. Else a very clean and tight copy. 84pp. With 9 b&w engraved full-page plates by Gustave Dore. Tennyson’s poem, Elaine, from Idylls of the King, illustrated by Gustave Dore.
Title: Elaine. Illustrated by Gustave Dore. Dedicated by Special Permission to His Imperial Majesty Napoleon III.
Categories: Illustrated Books,
Publisher: Paris, Edward Moxon and Co., 1867:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83566
Keywords: Illustrated Books ALFRED TENNYSON, GUSTAVE DORE, Elaine, Idylls, King, Napoleon III, 1869, decorative binding, engravings,