Quarto. LIV, 435pp. Original blue cloth covered boards, stamped with elaborate design in black and gilt to front cover and spine. All edges gilt. Decorative endpapers. Color frontispiece and title-page. This fascinating 19th Century compendium describes the wonders of Palestine, and gives detailed accounts which include the Biblical history of many towns and places of the Holy Land. It is also a careful record of travel throughout the area (Israel, Syria, Lebanon), and of more recent events, (eg., Napoleonic adventures). This work is profusely and exquisitely illustrated with 150 wood-engravings and 8 fine guarded color plates (including frontispiece and title-page). Some age-wear on binding with rubbing along edges, joints and head and tail of spine. Hinges starting (but covers holding firmly). Presentation bookplate on free front endpaper, and dated 1906. Minor and sporadic foxing throughout. Binding in overall good, interior in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Palestine Past and Present Pictorial and ...
Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co
Publication Date: 1890
Book Condition: g to vg
Edition: First edition.
Book Description F Warne, 1893. hardback. Book Condition: Good. There is wear to the boards with bumping to the spine ends and corners, the page edges are gilt all round. The pages are secure to the binding. There is a neat gift inscription. GRADED COMMENSURATE WITH AGE OF BOOK PLEASE BE AWARE THIS BOOK IS PRE 1965 AND THE GRADE WILL REFLECT ITS AGE Usual signs of a well read book but good overall condition. May not look good on your bookcase after reading and probably not suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere SECURE DAILY POSTING FROM UK. 30 DAY GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0002018788
Book Description Frederick Warne & Co. Pictorial Cloth. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No. Covers marked and worn contents good. Bookseller Inventory # 011993
Book Description Frederick Warne & Co. Hardcover. Book Condition: Acceptable. Cracked hinge. Foxing/tanning to edges and/or ends. Inscribed presentation plate inside front cover. No dust jacket. Pages tanned. Staining/marking to cover. Staining/marking to pages/page edges. Wear/marking to cover. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001256257
Book Description FREDERICK WARNE, 1890. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1893. In good condition for age. Green cloth cover with gilt title and decoration to front and spine, some slight marks and wear to edges. Binding and text block tight, though repairs have been made by previous owner to spine hinge at free end page with tape. All text block edges gilt. Text clear throughout. Intext illustrations and colour plates present and in good condition. A nice copy. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0006964863
Book Description London: Frederick Warne No date c, 1899. Presumed FIRST EDITION. Fine. Hb. Original green cloth boards with lettering, design and exquisite illustrations in gilt and black. Cover in fine condition, only slightly bumped to spine and corners with small tear to cloth at bottom of spine. 435pgs. Tight bright gilt leaves. New end papers. No inscriptions, but original attractive prize bookplate (dated 1902) on front pastedown. With decorative colour title page and frontispiece, plus over 100 wonderful b/w wood engravings. A fascinating late 19th Century compendium describing the wonders of Palestine, giving detailed accounts which include the Biblical history of many towns and places of the Holy Lands. Scanned image available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # 27143
Book Description London and New York, Frederick Warne, 1893. Erstausgabe. Kol. Frontispiez, kol. Titel, 435 S. mit 5 weiteren ganzs. Farbtafeln und ca. 150 Holzstichen im Text und teils auf Tafeln, reichhaltiger Buchschmuck (Holzschnittbordüren und -initialen) Rücken etwas angeplatzt, Einband mit Gebrauchsspuren, die Farbtafeln im Rand etwas gebräunt, sonst ohne Flecken. - Die angegebenen Versandkosten gelten für Bücher bis 1000 Gramm. Bücher über 1000 Gramm kosten nach Deutschland EUR 5,30, nach EU-Ausland EUR 14.-, für andere Länder bitte nachfragen. - Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1550 Gr.-8°, gepr. Leinen mit goldgepr. Rücken- und Deckelvignetten, dreiseitiger Goldschnitt. Bookseller Inventory # 15341