Biographical Sketches of the Queens of England, From the Norman Conquest to the Reign of Victoria; or, Royal Book of Beauty

By: Howitt, Mary (editor)

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Red cloth, elaborately decorated in black and gilt, with text block edges in gilt, bevelled edges. Mild shelf wear, cloth a bit soiled, mildly sunned spine panel, but overall quite presentable, with gilt edges remaining bright. Approx. 2" closed tear to cloth extending along upper rear joint has been mended, and the cloth is a bit puckered as a result. viii,516 pp., illus. w/ 31 "highly finished portraits on steel," each with its own tissue guard. A lovely book, decently preserved. Undated, ca. 1870s.

Title: Biographical Sketches of the Queens of England, From the Norman Conquest to the Reign of Victoria; or, Royal Book of Beauty

Author Name: Howitt, Mary (editor)

Categories: England, Scotland, & Ireland,

Publisher: London, Virtue and Co.:

Binding: Decorative Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Not Issued

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 022411