First U.S. edition, a 2 volume set bound in half leather and black clo th, Title Pages in red and black within ornamental borders,decorated endpapers, illustrated through-out with numerous engravings.Small 4to size. A VG set, leather with mild rubbing at the corners and spines. F ront hinge in volume one is exposed but not cracked. Sewing firm in bo th volumes. One engraving is shaken loose in volume 1. Both volumes ha ve a hand printed list of the extra engravings tipped-in to the bindin gs.? A solid set. Shipping weight is approximately twelve pounds. Add itional shipping charges will apply. Bookseller Inventory # 56363
Title: The Book of Days: A Miscellany of Popular ...
Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Co.
Publication Date: 1863
Binding: Leather & Cloth
Book Condition: VG
Edition: 1st American Edition.
Book Description W. & R. Chambers Limited, 1866. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Acceptable. 2 v. W. & R. Chambers, 1866. Peabody Library stamps and markings. Reading wear. Rear hinge of one volume has been reinforced. Rebound in library cloth (probably in the 1930s). A readable set. Shaken. Joints weak. Overall a fair copy. This is an oversized or heavy book that requires additional postage for international delivery outside of Canada and the US. Seller Inventory # 1105310007
Book Description W & R Chambers, London and Edinburgh, 1864. Decorative Cloth. Condition: Good +. Complete 2 Volume Set. Attractive contemporary Green cloth Covers with Bright Gilt Greek Key Decorative Borders and other Gilt Decoration to fronta and similae blind stamped on backs. Similar Gilt Lettering & Decoration to spines. Illustrated Title Pages printed in Red and Black. Beautifully Illustrated Volumes wityh many In-Text Engraved Illustrations. Text arranged in Double Columns within Linear Borders. Vol I has 832 Pages and Vol II has 840. 11" Tall. Antique Bookplates llustrated with Heradlic Design (Sykes family) pasted to Endpapers. Some edge wear, especially at tips of corners which are worn through to the boards. Vol II has a closed tear to cloth down right side of spine. Some cracking to hinges. A few pages a little loose where stitching has stretched in 2 places, otherwise binding firm. Pages generally in very good, clean condition, Slightly age darkened. Only a few occasional spots of foxing. Set weighs 4.2 Kilos so Shipping outside UK will be extra. Please ask if you would like any more pictures, information or a Shipping Quote. Book. Seller Inventory # 011335