Illustration of the Architecture and Sculpture of the Cathedral Church of Lincoln. Charles. An WILD.
Illustration of the Architecture and Sculpture of the Cathedral Church of Lincoln.
Illustration of the Architecture and Sculpture of the Cathedral Church of Lincoln.
Illustration of the Architecture and Sculpture of the Cathedral Church of Lincoln.
Illustration of the Architecture and Sculpture of the Cathedral Church of Lincoln.
Illustration of the Architecture and Sculpture of the Cathedral Church of Lincoln.

Illustration of the Architecture and Sculpture of the Cathedral Church of Lincoln.

London: 1819.

Superbly illustrated at rear with 16 large engraved proof plates on India paper. [4], iii, [i], 38pp of text. Thin elephant folio, beautifully bound by C. Lewis in full brown calf with ornate gilt-stamped spine; inner dentelles, a.e.g. Covers bear the gilt-stamped armorial crest of Sir John Cust, second Baron and first Earl Brownlow (leather is edgeworn but very sound and very clean internally). London: Printed by W. Bulmer and Published by the Author, 1819. First edition. A near fine copy of this uncommon book.

Large-paper copy with the plates printed on India paper. Bookplate of Geoffrey Harmsworth inside cover. The 9th engraving, showing the south-east view of Lincoln Cathedral, is drawn from the original oil painting by Charles Wild, in Harmsworth's collection.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good(+)
Language: English

Price: $600.00

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