[FORE-EDGE PAINTINGS]. Stat Nominis Umbra.


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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, [2]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
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 165713

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The book has arrived and I am absolutely delighted with it - the condition is superb. Will you let me know if you get any other beautiful bindings like this one in this condition. Best wishes, - Nali
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