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974 Cemetery Road
West Windsor
USA
VT 05089
Contact Peter Blackman
Telephone +1 802 291 4113
Specialists Illustrated Plate Books, Decorative Arts, Foreign Language Literature in the original language (French, German, Italian, Spanish), Children's Books, Early Printing, Equestrian, Fashion and Costume, Illustrated Books, Natural History, Philosophy
White Fox Rare Books and Antiques
Stand J14

Extra-illustrated, hand-coloured plates of London

J. Heneage Jesse

Literary and Historical Memorials of London (Four Volumes, Extra-Illustrated), Richard Bentley 1847 - 1850

70. Jesse, J. Heneage. Literary and Historical Memorials of London (Four Volumes, Extra-Illustrated). London: Richard Bentley, 1847-1850. First edition. Extra-Illustrated, with a total of 285 plates, 85 of which are hand-colored, one, tinted, and bound handsomely in full red morocco, with armorial decoration on the boards, by Bayntun. 8vo. 22 by 14.5 cm. Almost all the hand-colored plates are of views and buildings, with a costume plate among them in each volume, while the black and white plates are generally portraits, with some views among these as well. In addition, there are five folding maps contained in the first two volumes. Near Fine. Full Morocco. (#004398)

Binding
Full Morocco
£1,950