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Book Description

Letter from Stark taped to margin of list of plates. With 24 full page engravings and 12 vignettes (including title page). Printed by John Stacy, Old Haymarket, Norwich.
Dealer Notes
Covers very scuffed and worn. Lacks most of leather below lowest spine band. Inner hinges strengthened with brown tape. Plates foxed, some heavy. Pencil annotations throughout the text and on titles. Many annotations to front free end papers with evidence of erased annotation. Bookplate inside front cover, also annotated. Newspaper cuttings stuck to blank page and to subscriber page. Damp staining affecting top edge of first few pages. Corners of a few pages creased.
Author Stark, James (from pictures painted by) Robberds, J. W. (historical and geological descriptions).
Date 1834
Binding Leather boards with gilt tooling, banded spine. All edges gilt. 28x23cms.
Publisher Moon, Boys, and Graves, Pall Mall And Jennings and Chaplin, Cheapside.
Illustrator James Stark
Condition Worn and used copy.
Pages Pages unnumbered.

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