4to. Large Paper Copy. (ii), l, (vi), 301, (1) pp. 40 hand-coloured plates. Elaborately tooled and embossed 19th C strait-grained blue morocco. Spine decorated in gilt. Original printed paper label bound in at rear. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Boards and joints very slightly edge-rubbed. A few plates (including title) with just a touch of foxing. But a predominately clean Near Fine copy in a handsome binding.With the armorial bookplate of E.D.R Eagar. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: GLIC-GAMENA ANGEL-DEOD or THE SPORTS AND ...
Publisher: T. Bensley for J White
Publication Date: 1801
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description London: printed by T Bensley for White and Co Longman Hurst Rees and Orme et al 2nd edition, 1810. 4to [text block 290 x 230mm], sepia frontispiece and 39 sepia plates, [ii], xlix, [vii], 357 pp, contemporary tan calf boards with gilt triple fillet and gilt roll about edges, neatly rebacked in tan calf, the flat spine divided into compartments with gilt lines and decoration, lettered direct, the other compartments with large gilt centres, text block edges marbled, marbled endpapers, bookplate and owner's ink-stamp on front pastedown. Board edges rubbed; tips of corners exposed; tiny hole ppxxiii missing letters; all plates faintly but fairly thoroughly foxed; text with very occasional foxing, always light; else a very good, sound, copy. Will want extra postage. Bookseller Inventory # 56022
Book Description 1810. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 2nd Edition. Printed by T. Bensley, London for White & Co.; Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme; and others. pp liv 358 plus frontis and 39 sepia coloured plates. Half brown leather binding with brown marbled paper-covered boards with gilt title and class number on spine. A Very Good Ex-Library Copy that appears to have been little used, having just one black stamped number and green Reference Library stamp on verso of title page only new endpapers. There is mild patchy yellowing to the plates and slight yellowing to title page transfered from frontis. A little light wear to corners, otherwise the book is in Fine Crisp Condition. Heavy book which will require extra overseas shipping. Bookseller Inventory # 017348