ENGLISH BOOKS WITH COLOURED PLATES 1790 TO 1860
by R.V. Tooley
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st. 1954
Very good condition in a good dustwrapper. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. A comprehensive collation of books illustrated by coloured plates and published in England between 1790 and 1860, with the exception of books on Botany and Ornithology. A definitive bibliography which represents a necessary standard work to all collectors of coloured plate books.
Some scuffing to corners and top & tail of spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is edge chipped with some tears and loss, and corner cut from front flap.
Stock no. 1607691