PORTRAITS OF THE CHILDREN OF THE NOBILITY
Published by Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans. 1841
Almost very good condition. A series of highly finished engravings executed under the superintendence of Mr. Charles Heath from Alfred E. Chalon (printer to the queen) and other eminent artists with illustrations in verse by distinguished contributors, edited by Mrs Fairlie. Third Series. Very large format. Green embossed cloth with gilt title and decoration to front. B/w plates with tissue-guards and an accompanying verse. All edges gilt.
Spine and corners bumped and a few small dents to cover edges. Discolouration to covers. Both free-endpapers missing. Heavy foxing to contents else clean.
Stock no. 1311381