[FORE-EDGE PAINTINGS]. Stat Nominis Umbra.
Place Published: London
Publisher: Vernor & Hood
Date Published: 1797
Description: 2 volumes. Engraved frontispieces & title vignettes; in-text woodcuts by Bewick and fine stipple portraits by Ridley throughout. xxxi, 274; vi, 318, pp. 8vo, bound in contemporary red straight-grained morocco with gilt-stamped spines (joints and extremities worn; some foxing and toning). London: Printed by T. Bensley for Vernor and Hood, 1797.
Comments: Each volume has a handsome fore-edge painting depicting New York and Philadelphia harbor scenes.Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Book ID: 165713