First edition, folio (325 x 255 mm), pp., including list of subscribers, 47 fine chromolithographed plates (3 being double-page), orig. boards, calf rebacked with morocco label lettered in gilt.
A rare and finely illustrated Pickering work showing specimens from recently excavated sites, these include Chertsey Abbey, Surrey, Jervaulx Abbey, York, Whitland Abbey, Carmarthenshire, Castle Acre, Norfolk, etc.
Author SHAW (Henry)
Publisher London: Basil M. Pickering,