IN THE HANDSOME ORIGINAL CLOTH BINDING (1853)

BARTLETT, William Henry]

Pictures from Sicily.

Published: London: Arthur Hall, Virtue, & Co.

Date: 1853

first edition very tall 8vo. [8], 200, [16 (advts.)]pp., engraved frontispiece and 'extra' engraved title page plus 30 engraved plates with tissue guards, numerous wood-engraved ilustrations, original scarlet wavy-grained cloth, covers elaborately gilt blocked and lettered in a strapwork and trellis design,

Provenance
Old bookplate with name scratched out on endpaper.

Condition
frontispiece and engraved title foxed but most other plates (with a few exceptions) almost free from foxing, else a nice bright and fresh copy in its handsome original binding,

£175

Offered by P & B Rowan