Large thick 8vo. (9 x 6.5 inches). 2 volumes: xv, 670; ciii, 673-850. Engraved frontispieces with tissue guards, tanned. Personal bookplate to volume 1 front pastedown. Loosely inserted in volume 2 is a copy of the original engraving reproduced as the frontis. Original quarter black cloth gilt, over speckled blue cloth, stamped in gilt to each upper cover. Top edge gilt. Trifle spotting to endpapers. Spine to volume 2 faded to brown. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. A handsome set. Heavy books, requiring large amounts of extra postage overseas. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: Epistolae Ho-Elianae: The Familiar Letters ...
Casa editrice: David Nutt
Data di pubblicazione: 1892
Condizione libro: Very good +
Edizione: First edition..
Descrizione libro London; David Nutt, 1892. 8vo, two volumes bound in one, later (but not recent) very handsome brown half morocco over brown cloth covered boards, the sides and corners gilt ruled, the spine with gilt decorated raised bands, lettered direct in one compartment, the other compartments panelled with gilt double fillet, gilt centres and corners and small circles, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. VOLUME 1: tissue-guarded frontispiece, title-page printed in red and black, double-page pedigree, ciii (verso blank), 374 pp. VOLUME 2: frontispiece [iii], 376-849 pp. A fine, handsome, copy. Will want extra postage. Codice libro della libreria 54450