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Half-Timbered Houses and Carved Oak Furniture of the 16th & 17th Centuries. With Thirty Illustrations Photo-Lithographed from the Original Sketches of the Author

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Half-Timbered Houses and Carved Oak Furniture of the 16th & 17th Centuries. With Thirty Illustrations Photo-Lithographed from the Original Sketches of the Author

by William Bliss Sanders, Architect

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
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Very Good
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London: Bernard Quaritch, 1894. First Edition, First Impression. Half Morocco - Cloth Bound Boa. Very Good. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. 1894 First Edition. Size Elephant Folio, 51 pages of text and thirty plates. Burgundy half morocco over burgundy cloth covered boards with large gilt titles to the front cover, six raised bands to the spine with gilt titles in the second and fifth compartments and elaborate gilt flowers and scrolls in the remaining compartments, marbled paste-downs and end-papers. Condition very good, the edges hinges and raised bands are quite rubbed with loss of the morocco on the front lower corner, shelf wear and slight fading to the cloth, the internal hinges have been reinforced with binders tape, some spots to the end-papers title and list of subscribers, the pages of text and the plates are very clean.

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Bookseller
Lazarus Books Limited GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
015007
Title
Half-Timbered Houses and Carved Oak Furniture of the 16th & 17th Centuries. With Thirty Illustrations Photo-Lithographed from the Original Sketches of the Author
Author
William Bliss Sanders, Architect
Format/binding
Half Morocco - Cloth Bound Boa
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Impression
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Bernard Quaritch
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1894
Keywords
NON FICTION ARCHITECTURE HOUSES FURNITURE ELIZABETHAN TUDOR ST. ALBANS
Size
Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall

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About Lazarus Books Limited

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Cloth
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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]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
shelf wear
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folio
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First Edition
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