The Historic Gallery of Portraits and Paintings; or, Biographical Review. Volume I. Containing a Brief Account of the Lives of the Most Celebrated Men...

By: Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe

Price: $55.00

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Book Condition: Good


London: Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe, 1807. First edition, 1807. Volume I only. Contains dozens of portraits and other engraved plates, including two folding plates, accompanied by biographical information from Alexander the Great to Cardinal Ximenes. Hendsomely bound in full rust colored diced calf leather with covers bordered in gilt and in blind, dual spine labels in black with slightly raised spine bands and gilt decorated compartments, marbled edges, 8.5 inches tall. Some expected shelfwear and rubbing to the extremities, front hinge internally partially cracked but secure, text block sound, pages clean with consistently light speckling throughout, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.

Title: The Historic Gallery of Portraits and Paintings; or, Biographical Review. Volume I. Containing a Brief Account of the Lives of the Most Celebrated Men...

Author Name: Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe

Categories: World History, World Wars and Militaria, Fine Bindings, Distinctive Press, Early Printing,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe: 1807

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 041466

Keywords: ILLUSTRATED ARTS BIOGRAPHY FINE BINDING