Jackson, Charles James

An Illustrated History of English Plate, ecclesiastical and secular, in which the development of form and decoration in The Silver and Gold Work of the British Isles, from the earliest known examples to the latest of the Georgian period is delineated and described (2 vol set)

Published: Country Life & B.T. Batsford

Date: 1911

Published by Country Life Ltd & B.T. Batsford, London, 1911, 1st edition.Two volume set in matching half leather binding with green cloth boards.Gilt lettering and borders to spine. Teg. 13.25ins x 10.25ins. Volume one: xc, 466pp plus colour frontis and 39pp plates (two double-page size). Volume two: [iv], pps 467 to 1085 plus 37pp plates. Voluime one contains figures 1-530, volume two figures 531 to 1506. Previous owners signature to top of front pastedown of each volume. A little very light foxing to text pages. Plates not affected as they are printed on thicker cartridge paper. A hadsomely presented comprehensive work. VG nr F.



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