HANDBOOK To The CATHEDRALS OF ENGLAND. [accompanied by] Handbook to the Cathedrals of Wales. Richard John King, 1818 - 1879.

HANDBOOK To The CATHEDRALS OF ENGLAND. [accompanied by] Handbook to the Cathedrals of Wales.

London: John Murray, 1861 - 1873. First Editions. Seven volume set, organized geographically. Southern Division, Part I: viii, 290, [2, blank] pp. Southern, Part II: iv, 293 - 532 pp. Eastern: iv, 358 pp. Western: iv, 325, [1] pp. Northern, Part I: vi, 227, [1] pp. Northern, Part II: iv, 229 - 435, [1], [2, ads] pp. Wales: xix, [1], 334 pp. B/w engraved plates and intratextual illustrations. Uniformly bound in deep burgundy half-morocco over burgundy cloth with gilt rules, gilt decoration and lettering stamped to spine panels, t.e.g., and sewn-in ribbon bookmarks. In custom case. Rubbing to joints and few spine bands; front joint of some volumes lightly cracked; thin strip of loss to spine head of one vol.; occasional light foxing, wear, and soil; small bookseller stamp (Brentanos) to fep of one vol. VG condition overall. Item #44220

Complete in seven volumes up to the final year of publication (1873).

Price: $350.00

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