Shaw, Henry

Dresses and Decorations of the Middle Ages from the Seventh to the Seventeenth Centuries. 2 Volumes

Published: London, Henry G. Bohn, 1858

Date: [ 1858 ]

2 Volumes. (unpaginated), 94 plates : ill (colour). Green cloth boards, tan leather spine & corners. Four raised bands with Five gilt ruled compartments. Date in gilt to the bottom of the spine, gilt titling & author to compartment two, flower in gilt to the third & Vol in gilt to the 4th compartments. Slight rubbing to edges, scuffing, creasing to covers. Volume I has a tear to the edge, half way up the front board. New endpapers. Light spotting, foxing throughout, more so to the first and last pages. Footnotes with bibliographical references. All plates are bright. Illuminated (rubricated) initials in the text. Overall a lovely set.


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