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English Goldsmiths and Their Marks by  Barrister-At-Law)  Sir Charles (of the Middle Temple - Hardcover - Second edition, revised and enlarged - 1921 - from Americana Books ABAA and Biblio.com

English Goldsmiths and Their Marks

by Jackson, Sir Charles (of the Middle Temple, Barrister-At-Law)

Condition: Good


London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1921. Second edition, revised and enlarged. Hardcover. Good. Tall thick quarto. xvi, 747 pages. Illustrated. Light green cloth hardcover with gilt stamped title on the front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. Light toning to the end sheets. The frontispiece steel engraving and tissue are loose. Light edge wear to the cloth extremities.
  • Bookseller: Americana Books ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 14052
  • Title: English Goldsmiths and Their Marks
  • Author: Jackson, Sir Charles (of the Middle Temple, Barrister-At-Law)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Second edition, revised and enlarged
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Macmillan and Co. Limited
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1921

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quarto
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