Two vol. hard cover set, disbound, but weell worth re-binding. The internal condition of both volumes id very good (for age ,near fine.)The text and beautiful woodcuts are lovely, bright, clean, unmarked, and unfoxed. The four endpapers are blue marbled, and nice. On vol. 1, both boards do remain, front detached and raised band leather spine still present but chipped. On vol 2, only one board remains , and spine leather is missing. The set belonged to John Rutledge Abney of South Carolina and his ornate book plate is present in each volume. An excellent binding set. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: The Chronicles of Enguerrand De Monstrelet; ...
Editorial: Henry G. Bohn
Año de publicación: 1853
Condición del libro: Very Good
Edición: First British Edition.
Descripción William Smith, London, 1840. Half Leather. Estado de conservación: Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Small Quarto. Half Leather Hardback, 1840 . . Ex-Library book, with usual library treatments. 'their expulsion thence; and of other memorable events that happened in the kingdom of France, as well as in other countries . Beginning at the year MCCCC., where that of Sir John Froissart finishes, and Ending at the Year MCCCCLXVII., and Continued by others to the Year MDXV'. I2 Volumes. xxxvi + 640, xvi + 552pp. Frontispiece to volume 1, colour. 102 In-text illustrations, b/w. Bound in dark blue cloth, with matching leather spines and corners. Gilt lettering and design to spine edges. All edges marble, with matching endpapers. Usual bumps and rubs to extremity edges and cloth. Library sticker to lower spine edges. Hinges, intact. Textblocks, sturdy. Pages, clean and intact. Body of text free from library stamps. 3.22kg. Photographs available on request. Offered by the Rare & Collectable Books department of Better World Books UK, 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase supports literacy charities. Nº de ref. de la librería GRP90253536