By: Greenwood, James / Ritchie, J. Ewing
London, England, Stanley Rivers & Co./Tinsley Brothers: 1869
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 006563
Binding: Three-Quarter Leather
Dark green 3/4-leather, gilt accents, five raised bands, title label in burgundy and gilt, textured dark green cloth, marbled endpapers and text block edges. A once-elegant custom binding of the period, rather compromised by ex-library status but fundamentally sound. Both joints are rubbed, with leather separated along portions of seams, but binding remains firm. Leather rubbed at corners, with underboards exposed at bottom, a bit chipped at head of spine. Title label is chipped with small area of loss (no lettering affected), gilt still mostly intact on bands. Typically marked/stamped interio... View More...