Title Annals of Industry and Genius. With illustrations from designs by Robert McEnery.
Publisher T. Nelson, London. 1864
Seller ID 64928
Bound in full dark turqouise calf with raised bands and rich gilt decoration to compartments and contrasting tan title-piece to spine; decorative gilt rules and corner emblems to margins of boards. Edges of boards stamped in gilt, pretty gilt inner dentelles; all page edges gilt; end-papers marbled. 298 pages. Engraved plates. 1864 prize inscription to reverse of front free end-paper. Foxing to pre-lims and plates, mainly confined to margins of the latter. Extremities sl. rubbed. VG
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