Smith,Theophilus

Wharncliffe, Wortley, and the Valley of the Don. Photographically Illustrated by Theophilus Smith.

Published: LONDON: A.W.Bennet. 5 Bishopsgate Street Without 1864

Date: 1864

A deluxe full morrocco edition probably produced for mayoral presentation - blind stamped and gilt from the same blocks as the cloth version. The first of T.Smith's photographically illustrated Sheffield books issued in the year of the flood Crown 4to blocked gilt dentelles a.e.g. 16 mounted albumen prints all with original guards scattered foxing as usual. No ownership marks

Bibliography
Gernsheim

Condition
Excellent

Binding
Full gilt blocked calf

£500

Offered by John Capes