a vintage set of 5 volumes with silk end pages and phenomenal steel cut engravings. all volumes have full gilt edges. all five volumes have spine end and corner wear, edge and cover rubbing to varying degrees on the volumes. volume five front hinge is detached rear hinge webbing mostly intact. no loose or missing pages. hinges on all other volumes are either fully intact or just beginning to crack. Volume 3 & 5 has evidence of light moisture along inside and upper corner of some pages. no mold, just a bit of discoloration. Internals are all clean, and tight. no markings. some have a bit more age tanning than others but none are fragile. Profusely illustrated with plates including steel engravings on thick paper. Brown cloth with black stamped cover design with gilt spine and cover decoration and lettering. vol 1 spine cloth wrinkled. This is an extremely oversized and overweight Multi volume set. ALL mailings will require extra shipping expense. PLEASE expect the request. If you have any questions, Please let us know. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Art and Artists of Our Time ; Five Volume ...
Publisher: Selmar Hess
Publication Date: 1888
Binding: Decorative Cloth Hardcover
Book Condition: Varied
Edition: First Edition
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