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France Illustrated. Two Volumes by  Illustrator T.(homas) Allom - First Edition - from Dale Steffey Books (SKU: 008247)

France Illustrated. Two Volumes

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France Illustrated. Two Volumes

by T.(homas) Allom, Illustrator

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued
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About This Item

London and Paris: Fisher, Son & Co. No date, circa 1840. No author, text attributed to G.N. Wright. Vol. I 80, 40 pp. with 48 engraved full-page plates and engraved title page, Vol.II, paginated 41-60, 48, 24, 24 pp., with 38 full-page plates and engraved title page, 88 engravings in all, both architectural and landscape views, with accompanying historical and descriptive text . Bound by E. Paul, Bookbinder, Southampton, their small binders tickets front paste downs, in contemporary half black morocco over black moire silk boards, the backs with gilt floral decorations, plain yellow end papers. Very Good Plus, some spots of browning to plates, mainly marginal, small chips to morocco bottom ends of spines, light rubbing at the tips. A handsome set with exquisite plates that are known for the characters in period costumes, and the places as they existed in that time. . First Edition. Half Morocco. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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Bookseller
Dale Steffey Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
008247
Title
France Illustrated. Two Volumes
Author
T.(homas) Allom, Illustrator
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good Plus
Jacket condition
No Jacket, As Issued
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Fisher, Son & Co.
Place of Publication
London and Paris
Bookseller catalogs
Art; Fine Bindings; Nineteenth Century;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall
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G
Good describes the average used and worn book that has all pages or leaves present. Any defects must be noted. (as defined...[more]
gilt
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jacket
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morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
title page
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First Edition
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rubbing
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